Synopses & Reviews
Dora and Diego teach kids to make awesome (and healthy!) recipes-and learn Spanish along the way
Just in time for the tenth anniversary of Dora the Explorer-the top-rated preschool program on commercial television-comes Dora and Diego Let's Cook, a cookbook from Nickelodeon that gets kids safely exploring and learning in the kitchen. Guided by Dora and Diego, kids will help measure, stir, shape, and decorate 50 exciting and super-tasty recipes like Pirate Adventure Pizza Coins and Incan Quinoa Pudding-all while learning Spanish words and phrases.
These simple, delicious recipes emphasize healthful ingredients children need fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and low-fat dairy and include a range of Latin dishes, like Benny's Breakfast Burritos and Fiesta Trio Frittata. The book includes
- 50 recipes featuring Dora, Diego, and their friends plus 50 full-color photos
- Spanish words and phrases that let kids learn a new language while they learn about cooking
- "Kids Help" icons flagging steps in every recipe where kids can lend a hand with tasks like washing fruit or mixing batter
- Useful intro material on health and nutrition for preschoolers, plus the basics of how to get kids involved in the kitchen, including kitchen safety
Dora and Diego Let's Cook turns getting kids involved in the kitchen into an exciting-and educational-adventure.
Let's get cooking--the Dora and Diego cookbook brings fun and exploration into the kitchen Along with Dora and Diego, kids can help to make 50 fun and tasty recipes from snacks to main dishes to party treats. Kids will be introduced to the basics of cooking as they help measure, wash, stir, shape and decorate, and will learn Spanish words and phrases for basic foods along the way. The book inlcudes: 50 kid-friendly recipes--all with illustrations and photos--covering snacks, main courses, side dishes, drinks, and dessert, from mango smoothies to broccoli mac 'n' cheese, many of them with a healthy twist A feature in each recipe where Dora or Diego teaches a Spanish word or phrase related to that recipe; for example, fresh fruits is frutas frescas. An icon highlighting steps where kids can help out with the recipe, such as by washing fruit or mixing batter. A special party section with recipes, ideas and more for your next Dora or Diego birthday party.
Explore the kitchen with Dora and Diego!
Join Dora, Diego, and their friends as they introduce your child to the wonderful world of cooking!Your little ones will love to measure, wash, stir, and shape ingredients while you prepare tasty, healthy, kid-friendly meals. Easy-to-make dishes like Benny's Breakfast Burritos, Crystal Kingdom Jewel Cups, and Howling Wolf Bars are sure to become favorites in your familia. ¡Vámonos! Let's go!
The Basics B special introductory section outlines everything you need to know about cooking with children, including age-appropriate tasks, safety, and nutrition.
¡Muy Delicioso! Learn to prepare over fifty scrumptious recipes perfect for breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, or just a snack.
Say It Two Ways English and Spanish vocabulary throughout the book provides the ultimate Dora and Diego experience.
Kids Help! Look for icons in every recipe to show where and how kids can lend a hand, because cooking time is quality time!
Young readers are invited to join Dora and Diego as they introduce the wonderful world of cooking. Includes an introductory section outlining everything one needs to know about cooking with children, including age-appropriate tasks, safety, and nutrition.
The latest cookbook in the successful Sesame Street series to help parents introduce children ages 2 to 5 to foods and cooking. Includes 50 simple recipes for healthy breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and treats.
A new collection of 50 healthful, fun recipes for parents and children ages 2 to 5 from andquot;celebrity chefsandquot; Elmo, Cookie Monster, Grover, and the beloved Sesame Street gang
Sesame Street has been entertaining and educating young children and their parents for 45 years with its irresistible, brightly colored andldquo;monsters.andrdquo; In recent years, Elmo,and#160;Cookie Monster, and the gang have appeared with chefs and on TV to teach kids about healthy eating.and#160;Studies have even shown that Elmo helps kids like broccoli. In April 2014, Michelle Obama announced a national andldquo;Eat Brighterandrdquo; campaign that will feature Sesame Street characters on food labels.
Sesame Street Letand#39;s Cook! furthers this new effort in cookbook form. It features a visual andldquo;ABCs of Healthyand#160;Foods,andrdquo;and#160;plus 50 simple, healthful recipes for breakfasts, main meals, and snacks. Thereandrsquo;s a color photo for every recipe, Kids!and#160;steps, nutrition tips, and clever sidebars that teach young children ages 2 to 5 skills such as counting, matching, learning the alphabet, and more. This is a fun, practical book to help parents and their kids make simple meals, enjoy time together in the kitchen, and learn about healthy eating.
About the Author
SESAME WORKSHOP is the non-profit educational organization behind Sesame Street, the landmark television program that reaches millions of children every day in more than 150 countries. Delivered through a variety of platforms, Sesame Workshop develops research-based content - including television programs, books, games, mobile apps and community engagmeent initiatives - that supports early childhood learning, helps prepare children for school, and addresses developmental needs.
Since 2004, Sesame Workshop has led a Healthy Habits for Life campaign. Through episodes, products, and public service announcements, Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby and other Sesame Street friends encourage kids to try healthy foods and exercise.
In March 2014, First Lady Michelle Obama announced a collaboration of Sesame Workshop, Produce Marketing Association (PMA), and the Partnership for a Healtheir America (PHA) in a two-year agreement to help promote fresh fruit and vegetable consumption to kids.
The Sesame Street social network continues to grow with over 17 million Facebook fans and 832K+ Twitter followers, plus an expanding presence on Tumblr, Instagram, Vine, and Pinterest.SUSAN MCQUILLAN is a nutritionist and food writer who has written extensively about healthy eating. She has contributed many articles and recipes to magazines such as Woman's Day, Family Circle, American Healthy, Prevention, and Cooking Light.
Table of Contents
Mighty Bites and Super Coolers.
Dinnertime - La Hora de Cena!
Delicious Desserts - Postres Perfectos!
Menus with Map!