Cooking Resources For Kids

Food Safety & Nutrition Information for Kids and Teens

DHHS. Food and Drug Administration.

Games, education campaigns, and resources for students.

Fast Meals and Quick Snacks Recipe booklet Fast Meals & Quick Snacks (PDF | 1.5 MB)

California Nutrition Network for Healthy, Active Families.

Written for teens, this booklet provides all the information needed to plan, shop and cook meals and snacks.

Kids Health: Recipes and Cooking

Nemours Foundation.

Tools and resources to help kids learn about food and meal preparation from cooking to recipe selection to meal planning. Other resources from Kids Health include:

Kids Can Cook - and Learning Is the Secret Ingredient! (PDF | 200 KB)

Penn State Cooperative Extension. Better Kid Care Program. Caring for Kids Newsletter.

Newsletter covering tips and ideas for cooking with young children, recipes, and age-appropriate kitchen skill activities.

Zis Boom Bah plate ZisBoomBah


Interactive tool that teaches kids to create healthy "virtual" meals with the help of a five-star nutrition rating score. Includes kid-friendly recipes.