Regents' Center for Early Developmental Education


mixing ingredients

Why cooking?  Children gain knowledge in multiple content domains:

  • Language development and literacy
  • Mathematical thinking
  • Multiple areas of science
  • Social studies

When making pudding, children learn when more milk is added to the dry mix, the pudding becomes thin and runny.  They also learn the length of time the pudding mixture is shaken affects the consistency of the pudding.

Now, time to experiment!