As part of our learning about Holi we baked Holi cookies. They were bright and colourful as Holi is the festival of colours and celebrating the triumph of good over evil. What colour biscuits would you bake for a Holi … Continue reading
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Thank you to all our parents who have asked for last week’s recipe to bake a lemon and thyme cake.
Can you bake this recipe at home?
As we are learning about herbs we made cheese and herb scones today. We learned to ‘rub’ butter into flour to make the scones. Then we added coriander – one of our favourite herb. The scones were delicious! As we … Continue reading
Today, a large group of students form Harper Adams University came to visit our school. We have enjoyed working with Harper Adams University students for some years now. The students want to design an interactive game for us, as part of their studies, linked to the ‘field to fork’ agenda. Some of us were very brave and spoke to the students about what we have planted and cooked this year.
What did you talk to the students about?
Today we have been making Garlic butter. We whisked the cream, grated the garlic and chopped the herbs. The children had different options to taste on bread ,butter with garlic, butter with garlic and herbs then decide which option was … Continue reading
We have been busy today learning how to set the table for lunchtime . We talked about which side we place our knife and forks.
What side do we place the fork?
Today a favourite visitor to Wombridge Primary School, Will Macken, came to lead a workshop for our class. Will makes his own salami sausages and uses different herbs and spices to flavour them. First, we talked about what the spices … Continue reading
We are learning about what products Jack’s mum could have made from Milky the cow’s milk. We had to measure the ingredients using a yoghurt tub. Today we looked at yoghurt. We tasted the yoghurt and made a yoghurt cake. Which is your favourite yoghurt?
Today we learned how to bake sultana muffins. We used flour, oil, golden caster sugar, eggs and sultanas. We mixed the ingredients together. The muffins were delicious.
Why are home baked cakes better for us than shop bought muffins?