Kids Cook!® is a multicultural nutrition and food education program, providing hands-on experiential learning for elementary and middle school students and their families.
Program activities use an integrated curriculum format that provides opportunities for interdisciplinary learning. Click Here To Learn More About Kids Cook! Initiatives
Our hands-on methods increase acceptance of a variety of foods while modeling healthy food choices. Additional benefits include improving nutrition, strengthens family ties through shared food preparation and the enjoyment of sitting down to eat together.
Our motto is: Eat Food, Real Food with Variety and Moderation.
Special thanks to the many teachers and schools that have partnered with us over 15 years to provide programming to over 36,000 students.
Our Funding: Our work is partially supported by private funding from foundations and people like you. Please consider adding your voice to ours by donating now.
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Kids Cook! educators are the ambassadors of Kids cook! They bring the program to life; they provide a fun, safe environment where students can explore food, cooking and healthy choices. Our educators have a wide range of knowledge, experience and expertise focused around elementary and middle school education, nutrition, feeding relationships and family dynamics, physical activity and cooking.
If you are interested learning more about joining the Kids Cook! Team, please fill out the contact information below
India Unit: spiced lentils, Carrot rice pilaf, east indian fruit salad, and bhatoora bread
MEDITERRANEAN UNIT: SALAD WITH DRESSING, MEDITERRANEAN SKILLET BREAD, AND ROTINI WITH TOMATO OLIVE SAUCE
mEXICO UNIT: bEAN AND CORN TAMALES AND RED CHILE
pERU UNIT: lLAPINGACHOS, CHOPPED SALAD, AND PURPLE POTATOES WITH RED CHILE
train the teacher tasting
Kids Cook! is expanding our Tasting Program by training classroom teachers to provide monthly Kids Cook! tasting lessons in their own classroom. Contact the Kids Cook! office to find out how your school can participate in Kids Cook! Tasting Lessons.
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