4-H Camp: Food, Nutrition & Cooking

About the Activities

Living a healthy lifestyle starts with learning skills to make healthy everyday choices. Try these three fun, hands-on activities in food, nutrition, and cooking (including a few tasty recipes!) to help young kids start developing healthy habits today. 

 

Topics: Food, Nutrition & Cooking
Grades: Pre-K-2

 

Brought to you by Utah State University Extension

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Camp Memories

"For me camp offered my first tastes of freedom and independence and gave me the confidence to see I could become a different person."  - Amanda, Florida 4-H Alumni

 

Have a favorite camp memory of your own? Share a 4-H camp memory with us on social media using #4HCamp!

Shop 4-H Curriculum and Products

Shop 4-H offers university-backed curriculum, educational kits, products and supplies to expand your knowledge of cooking, food, and nutrition.

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4-H Clover Cookie Cutter

Bring 4-H into your kitchen with this metal 4-H cookie cutter. This cutter makes for an excellent cooking competition or food demonstration prize.

$1.25

4-H Cooking 101 Curriculum from Shop 4-H

4-H Cooking 101

Grades: 6-12

Learn to avoid spreading germs while cooking, measure and mix ingredients, test baked goods for doneness, brown meat, and set the table for a family meal.

$10.50

 
4-H clover aprons from Shop 4-H

4-H Clover Apron

All good cooks need an apron when they are whisking around the kitchen! Cook in style while showing your 4-H pride!

$15.95

 
4-H oven mitt from Shop 4-H

4-H Oven Mitt

Turn up the heat in the kitchen while showing off your 4-H pride! The 4-H Oven Mitt makes a great gift for the chef in your home.

 

$7.95

 
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Fresh Chefs Cooking Essentials Bundle

The Fresh Chefs Cooking Essentials Bundle helps young chefs learn their way around the kitchen. Set includes a spatula, measuring cups, and 2 Flex-it cutting boards.

 

$15.99

 
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Fantastic Foods: Six Easy Bites

Grades: 3-12

 

This food activity guide helps kids learn about different food ingredients, characteristics, and safety issues.

 

$8.95

 

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