International Cookbook for Kids
The International Cookbook (176 pgs, pb) includes recipes from Italy, France, China, and Mexico. Considered the "Big Four' of world cooking, the recipes are for children who really like to cook and can handle more complex recipes. There are recipes for soups, appetizers/snacks, salads, pasta/pizza/polenta, vegetables and side dishes, main dishes, and desserts. You will even learn how to throw your own taco party! Learn to make stock, spaghetti and meatballs, and Beggar's Chicken (China) - all from scratch.
Incorporate cooking into your history/geography learning to make learning a multi-sensory experience. The recipes can be enjoyed by the whole family--not just kiddy snacks. With each recipe you will read the recipe's origin, an ingredient list, and step-by-step instructions - "On your mark, Get Set, Cook!" Each book includes 60 classic recipes, colorful illustrations, safety instructions, cooking terms and definitions, and chef's tips. Spice up your studies! Lexile 900-930.