These activities are perfect for weekends at home or during after school sessions or camp. This is the Helper's Guide for the Microwave Magic 4-H Curriculum. Written by university experts, this curriculum series is full of exciting hands-on activities that focus on how a microwave works.
Activities guide youth through using the microwave to prepare everything from simple snacks to complete meals. The curriculum has four categories: techniques and equipment, healthy food selection, food preparation, and meal time magic.
Activities are for grades 3-12 (but may be used with youth in any grade, based on skill and interest) and focus on understanding how the microwave works, learning to use the microwave safely and preparing foods such as scrambled eggs, apples, popcorn treats, fudge and desserts.