Cooking to Learn helps motivate students to improve their basic reading, writing and math skills using step by step cooking activities. The program is designed to provide a hands-on approach to increase reading comprehension, vocabulary, problem solving, as well as math and science skills. Working in a kitchen environment as part of a team prepares students to obtain full or part-time employment in the food service industry.
Learn to read through the use of recipes
Learn numeracy and math when measuring for cooking/baking
Learn to cook with wholesome foods within a budget
Learn food security and wellness in the kitchen
Learn social skills
Prepare a shopping list with minimal supervision, using grocery store flyers to purchase economically.
To find out more (date/time/location) about an upcoming Cooking to Learn class, please call 1-506-836-7882.