Learning to cook can help picky eaters branch out — and teach all kids some key life skills. Whet your kids’ appetite with these books, apps, and shows.
By the Kids’ Media Experts at SmartFeed
A Book for Kids Who Love to Cook
Apps for Kids Who Love to Cook
Movies for Kids Who Love to Cook
“Friendly rat as high-end French chef” is this Pixar gem in a nutshell. As a bonus, parents and kids alike will enjoy this film.
Hard work and a positive attitude are served up in this fascinating documentary about a group of Philadelphia high school students who are challenged all year in a high-end cooking class. The ultimate reward is competing for a culinary scholarship and a chance for a college education.
TV Shows for Kids Who Love to Cook
Food-meets-science-meets-humor in this kid-friendly series. A different technique or ingredient is showcased each episode, with food facts, history, and general goofiness in equal parts.
Creative competition is the focus in this series. Talented kid chefs inspire, create, and ultimately impress.
No Kitchen Required
World-class chefs compete in foreign locales, featuring native ingredients, traditional recipes, and a tough set of critics … the local residents.