Parents Guide to Cooking Classes for Kids

cooking classes for kids

What they’ll learn: Kids who learn to cook are not only gaining a love of food, but also learning to measure, count, and explore their own creativity. Got a picky eater? It has been shown that children who take part in the preparation of their meals are more open to trying new foods.
Ages: 3+
Time Commitment: 1 hour per week
Cost: $20+ per class

Cooking classes and camps usually begin around age 3 with basic measuring, stirring and food preparation techniques. Classes get more advanced and specialized as children grow older. Whether it’s Italian cooking class or cake decorating, the benefits of cooking classes for kids will be apparent the first time your child says, “I’ll make dinner tonight, Mom!”

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