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


Food Adjectives That Are Better Than Good

Although my students frequently evaluate their food, they struggle to describe it in words other than “good” or some variation. Kinda good. Really good. Not so good. I recently tried out TagCrowd to help students find words other than good to objectively describe food. TagCrowd is a […]

Google Folder Sharing for Cake Decorating Techniques

Cake Decorating Techniques T22014 by Slidely Slideshow I’ve shared before that I use Pinterest in a formative assessment of student’s understanding of basic cake decorating techniques. I still use Pinterest for students to design their client cake, but have changed the basic technique assessment to […]

Kitchen Safety and Sanitation Review with Today’s Meet Technology Tool

To review safety and sanitation with my Bakery students I showed this video from Jamie Oliver’s Home Cooking Skills channel. It shows someone preparing a chicken caesar salad but making many safety and sanitation mistakes along the way. The video reviews are very positive, but […]