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Family Fun Cornbread


Kitchen Connections   

Math: Identify the shape of your finished cornbread. Can you cut it evenly in quarters? eighths? Re-write the recipe for a triple batch. How about 7 batches? 

Science: How does corn grow? Research and draw the parts of a corn plant. Label the tassel, ear, stalk, and husk. How is corn used? Find 3 ways corn is used in consumer goods beyond "on the cob". Need a hint?

History: What is maize? Discover the history of corn. Watch this TedEx, and the history of Southern cornbread. 

Language Arts: Write an ancient legend about corn. Find inspiration here