Culinary Careers Teacher Resources
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About This Job - Chef
Students determine the qualifications for being a chef. In this job description lesson, students watch a video that describes the skills necessary to be a chef. They watch as the teacher models how to make pretzels before working in small teams to make their own.
3rd - 6th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 27 Downloads
Exploring Career Options
Get those kids brainstorming about the types of jobs or careers they'd love to have. Then have them dive into a career-focused research project. Pupils take an interest survey, discuss career clusters, then work through the provided worksheets to start researching a potential career.
9th - 12th Language Arts 143 Views 317 Downloads
Welcome to the café! Introduce beginning French speakers to food-related vocabulary and using the conditional tense to place an order. This plan gets your kids up and moving. They look at French menus, identify quantity expressions (like de la and du), and then play a game using their new vocabulary words.
8th - 9th Languages 41 Views 71 Downloads
The Job Interview: Teacher's Notes
One of the most difficult parts of getting a job, is the interview. Learners are each given a card with personal experience and information on it. They respond to an advertisement for a chef position at a Korean restaurant. Each person must role-play a mock interview using the information he/she received.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 50 Views 57 Downloads
Hospitality and Tourism 2: Costing
The lesson plan provides a richly detailed narrative and sample problems for teaching or reinforcing how to work with percentages. In particular, your audience will compute the costs per serving of food and simulate setting menu prices for the hospitality industry.
6th - 12th Math 31 Views 23 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Hospitality and Tourism 1: Safety and Sanitation
Math and science come alive in this career-related lesson on sanitation. Along the way, learners explore bacterial growth rates using exponential notation and graphs. A link to a very brief, but vivid video shows just how quickly these critters multiply!
6th - 12th Math 26 Views 22 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review The Kids Cook Monday Educator's Kit
From vegetable-themed icebreakers to grocery lists, to cleaning the kitchen, these culinary activities for kids make cooking a blast! Each lesson plan addresses a different age range and type of food, often including cultural and nutritional aspects alongside hands-on food preparation.
K - 7th Health 9 Views 4 Downloads
Ideas for Teaching About Different Countries and Cultures
Students complete various activities to learn about world cultures. In this world cultures lesson, students visit websites, read books, share recipes, complete craft activities, and research the various cultures of a country in the world.
5th - 6th Language Arts 11 Views 8 Downloads
What Path Will You Follow?
"What do you want to be when you grow up?" is a question every kid has to answer quite often. Here is a lesson that will allow them to do some thinking about that very topic, and to learn about some professions they might consider trying. Groups of pupils are assigned a career.
6th - 9th 21st Century Skills 12 Views 25 Downloads
The Pursuit of Excellence
Who doesn’t love French pastries and the idea of hard work? Discover different philosophies on hard work, and the skills of French pastry chefs as the documentary concerning the “Best Craftsmen in France” or Meilleures Ouvriers de France is viewed and discussed.
7th - 12th Language Arts 15 Views 25 Downloads
Money Math: Lessons for Life
Students explore money as it applies to salary, paychecks, and taxes. In this essential mathematics instructional activity, students explore how math is used in various careers, how income takes are calculated and other important life lessons in math.
10th - 11th Math 66 Views 317 Downloads
From High School to the Real World
Twelfth graders work in small groups and use any resources they wish to find the answer to the question "What skills that I learned in high school will I use in real life?" They present their answers/findings to the rest of the class on posters.
12th 21st Century Skills 25 Views 77 Downloads
Favorite family recipes and cuisenaire rods are used to help learners understand fractions. They bring in recipes from home and then use their cuisenaire rods to model the fractional values needed to prepare various dishes. A great way to build interest while providing a concrete representation of the sometimes tricky concept of fractions.
1st - 3rd Math 5 Views 32 Downloads
Hospitality and Tourism 3: Salads
After viewing a nutritious presentation on salads as any part of a meal, viewers participate in a paper-folding activity to prepare them to calculate ratios of salad dressing ingredients. As an assessment, they actually make a vinaigrette! This is a practical lesson plan for working with ratios that can be used in your math class, or a cooking elective.
6th - 12th Math 31 Views 31 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Journey to Jo’burg: A South African Story
How did South African apartheid affect the ability of people of color to increase their human capital? Here is a rich lesson plan in which learners come to understand the relationship between investment in human capital and income, while also gaining insight into the discriminatory practices of South Africa during the mid-1900s.
6th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Breads Around the World
Sixth graders explore world cultures by researching dietary habits. In this bread identification instructional activity, 6th graders explore different regions around the world and the types of breads they produce. Students read assigned text about the different uses for wheat and read about bread recipes on the Internet.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Promoting Safe Driving/Choices on Prom Night
Students explore ways to promote safe driving on prom night. In this driver education lesson, students interview people about driving on prom night. Students design a poster with their researched quotes and discuss the topic in the hallways as a promotion event for safe driving on prom night.
11th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 3 Views 18 Downloads