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Peppermint Chocolate Brownie Cookies



Kitchen Connections:

Math: This recipe yields about 2 dozen cookies. Re-write each ingredient's quantity to make 4 dozen cookies. How about 7 dozen? 

Social Studies: What are the origins of chocolate? Research the role cocoa beans played in Ancient Mayan civilization. Today, what countries produce cocoa and what countries export chocolate? 

Language Arts:  Write an acrostic poem for the word CHOCOLATE. (An acrostic poem is a poem written vertically, and each line starts with a letter in chocolate. ie:
C -- comforting
A -- amazingly rich
K -- kind of dessert 
E -- especially delicious with ice cream