Sample Easy (Quick) Cooking Lesson: Fajitas
TOTAL TIME FOR LESSON: 1 hour
Welcome/greetings, students receive beverage of choice. [2 minutes]
Everyone washes hands, gets apron on, todayŐs recipe introduction (looking at the recipe): fajitas. [8 minutes]
Students will also receive the cooking vocabulary list (fajita recipe words underlined) and conversions/abbreviations printout to help them understand the activity. Cara will explain about any special tools needed to cook todayŐs recipe. [5 minutes] ******
Everyone follows the recipe and teacherŐs instruction, working together to make each ingredient for the fajitas. [35 minutes]
Once the fajitas are finished, the student can chat with the teacher a few minutes while they pack up their food to take home with them (2-3 servings per student). Students can also use these last few minutes to ask questions about the new words/expressions they learned during the cooking lesson. [10 minutes]
*****The recipe for the day and cooking vocabulary list can be provided (emailed) to students to read/study in advance of the lesson, if they wish. The teacher will announce the recipe in advance of the lesson (either at the end of the previous lesson or via email).