Cupcake Cone added
favorite cupcake recipe - make the batter - then instead of using cupcake
papers use the flat bottom ice cream cones. Fill 3/4 full, bake on cookie
sheet , cool, frost, and decorate with sprinkles or candies. When finished
they look like ice cream cones and the children have so much fun making
and eating them.
Circus Snack food added
Eat popcorn and
peanuts for food at the circus.
Make clown cupcakes. On top of
a cupcake add a round scoop of vanilla ice cream. Then add a sugar cone
for a clown hat. Add other candies for facial features.
Big Top Nibble Mix
added 9-22-98 Original
Mix 4 cups popped popcorn, 1
cup peanuts, 1 cup animal crackers, 1 cup chocolate pieces Put above in a
plastic bag and shake. You can decorate bags with stickers before putting
treats in bags.
Original Author Unknown
bananas, raisins, peanuts, shredded coconut
Directions: Peel and slice bananas into a
small dish, alternating with raisins and peanuts. Top off with shredded
Animal Circus Train
added 9-22-98 Original
large marshmallows per child, 1 whole piece graham cracker, 2 animal
crackers, peanut butter
Spread peanut butter on top of graham cracker. take 4 marshmallows and
slice a slice on the top of the mellow. make sure you don't cut it in
half. The marshmallows are wheels for the train. Slide them on the cracker
at the ends. Stick the animal crackers in the peanut butter.
Clown Face Salad
added 7-21-01 Original
For each child place a scoop of cottage
cheese on a small plate. Make clown faces by adding cherry tomato noses,
green pepper ears, olive eyes, red pepper mouths and lettuce bow ties.
Variation: Instead of vegetables, use a variety of fruits to create the
By: Christa From Preschool
Ahead of time, give each
child a white lunch bag and let them decorate it with red paper
stripes. Make it look like a popcorn box. Remember to give time for the
glue to dry before filling it with food. Then make popcorn in class. A hot
air popcorn maker always fascinates the kids. (As with any cooking in the
classroom, be safe and teach the children to be safe around heat.) When
the popcorn is cooked, let each child have some for the popcorn bag.
Cookie Carousel added
Need: Two Oatmeal
cookie per child, icing, animal crackers.
Have child frost bottom of both oatmeal cookies
with craft sticks instead of knives. Then stand up animal crackers in a circle
and add other oatmeal cookie on top with the icing down to hold the animals in