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Why Learn to Bake?

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Memory Game

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What is your favorite baking memory? Baking traditions, recipes and family heritage are handed down through each generation. Bake for Family Fun Month is the perfect time to share the goodness of baking with your family.

Each week you will find designated recipes, baking activities and opportunities to spend time together in the kitchen. From toddler to grandparent - baking is the perfect family activity!

A special thanks to HBA’s Writer’s Guild contributor Highlights for Children for providing baking learning activities for children and adults to share.

That's Silly
Crunchy, Nutty Muffins
Look and Look Again
Give a Gift of Gingerbread
Devoted to “Fun with a Purpose,” family media brand Highlights for Children, Inc. Highlights has helped children become their best selves for generations.
Intro Video Week One: Let's Get Started Baking
General Tips to Create Baking Memories
Beginner Whole Grain All Star Pizza
Beginner Chewy Chocolate Granola Bars
Beginner Highlights Monkey Muffins!

Measuring ingredients

Video Creaming Butter and Sugar
Video Cutting Butter
Video Whipping
Video Folding
Intro Video Week Two: Baking for My Valentine
Beginner Chocolate Raspberry Cupcakes
Beginner Valentine's Recipes & Party Ideas w/Printables
Beginner Black Forest Brownie Cake
Advanced Raspberry Filled Coffee Cake Heart
General Chocolate, Peanut Butter, Pretzel Brownies
Beginner Valentine's Day Cards and Tags
Intermediate Double Chocolate Cookies
Intro Video Week Three: Baking History and Traditions
Beginner Your Name Here Pancakes
Beginner Baking Powder Biscuits
Beginner Cinco de Mayo Conchas
Beginner Look and Look Again Bakery Visit
Beginner Whole Grain All Star Pizza
Intro Video Week Four: Baking for Others
Beginner Whole Wheat Sticky Bun Pumpkin Muffins
Beginner Forgotten Cookies Video
Beginner Give the Gift of Gingerbread
Beginner One Pot Honey Oatmeal Drop Cookies
Beginner Paint Brush Cookies
Beginner Rolled Sugar Cookies
Easy Biscuits
Pepper Jack Cornbread
Apple Berry Crumble
Raspberry Swirl Cheesecake
Almond raspberry Pear, Gluten Free Dessert Pizza
Hot Cross Buns
Crepes with Blintz Filling
Regional Specialty Foods from across the country
Magic Cake!
Ruby Crowned Cake Royale
Chocolate Raspberry Whoopie Pies
Bunny Cake
Dutch Blanket
Have A Heart Cookies
Celebration Cupcakes
Paint Brush Cookies
Blueberry Hand Pies
Pumpkin Apricot Daybreak Cookie
Grandma's Cinnamon Rolls
Crispy Pretzel Bars
Chocolate Mountain Brownies
At the Movies Chocolate-Covered Cookie
Upside-Down Salsa Cornbread
Strawberry Muffin Tops
Stone-Buhr Milk Chocolate Caramel Bars
Gold Medal Classic White Bread
Whole Wheat Honey Bread
Whole Wheat Bread
Whole Wheat Pancakes
No-knead 100% Whole Wheat Bread
Gooey Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars
Introduction to Whole Grains- Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies
How to Make Perfect Brownies
Tips to Make Perfect Cookies
How to Bake a Perfect Cake
Highlights That's Silly Baking Activity
Teaching Kids About Wheat Powerpoint
Wheat for Kids Lesson Plan
Bread in the Bag recipe
Cooking Tips for Kids of All Ages
Yeast Bread Baking Tips
Bakeworks: Preschool Enrichment and Community Development through Baking
Learn about the history of wheat milling dating back 6500 years!
Wheat Lesson
How Well do you Know Sugar?
Bake Sale Resource Center
Home Baking Association Memory Match Game
Aligators, Turtles, Oh my!
Why Bake with Kids?
Bake Works! Preschool Enrichment and Community Service through Baking
Cooking with Kids: Tips Before You Begin
Crazy Critter Cupcakes
Exploring Pancakes
Lessons in Yeast and Baking
What are the types of flour?
How to be an All-Star Chef!
Make Biscuits with 3 Ingredients!
Wheat Facts
Family Fun Homemade Pizza
Flower Pot Cookies
Baking Gift Tags
Bread Machine Baking Tips
How to Make A Pie Crust
View resources and activities from Bake for Family Fun Month 2014
View resources and activities from Bake for Family Fun Month 2013
View resources and activities from Bake for Family Fun Month 2012