Baking cookies is not only yummy, but it’s educational. Making cookies can help boost coordination, teach about measurements, and help with visual perception skills. Here are some fun cookie recipes to try with your kids.
- Children’s Hand Cookies – This is one that kids of all ages will enjoy. Mom will be sad to let the kids eat them when they are done.
Want to keep going and make it a cookie-themed day? Here are some books about cookies.
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie – This is a good book for preschoolers and beginning readers. It’s a simple and entertaining classic that you’ll love to read over and over again. Everyone has that one book that they loved as a child- this one fits the bill for many.
Cookies: Bite-Size Life Lessons- This book is quite clever. It’s a vocabulary book- based around cookies! Using cookies to explain concepts like regret, cooperate, and content makes this book a good addition to your collection; as well as a great gift idea.