Teacher of Family and Consumer Sciences and Health to Middle- and High-School Students

Measuring

How To Remember English System of Volume Measurements | Gallon/Quart/Pint/Cup | Family and Consumer Sciences / Home Economics

To help students remember their English system volume measurements I tell them a story about the Great Land of Gallon. Draw a giant G and tell the students about the Great Land of Gallon The land is ruled by four queens. (Draw four Q’s inside […]

Koolaid Playdough to Practice Measuring and Learn Knife Skills | Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Lab

I have always felt a little anxious bringing my students straight from measuring with their Monster Cookie Math and Measuring lab into knife skills. Teaching knife skills is my #1 soapbox speech. Kids have to learn knife skills to prepare healthy, whole, foods! But I […]