Fish is the Dish
Lessons

Lesson 3 - Fish on my plate

This lesson concentrates on design and technology helping the children develop some simple recipes along with some videos of children cooking the recipes. The children should be encouraged to evaluate the dish and suggest ways in which they think it can be improved.

This lesson will enable children to:

Identify the ingredients, equipment and skills needed to make a simple fish dish;

Use and develop simple food skills to make a fish dish;

Evaluate their dish and make suggestions about how it could be improved.

Resources

Recipe: Tropical prawn rice

Here's our recipe for Tropical prawn rice, and a video guide:

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Recipe: Coley fish fingers

Here's our recipe for Coley fish fingers, and a video guide:

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Recipe: Smoked mackerel paté

Here's our recipe for Smoked mackerel paté, and a video guide: 

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Recipe: Topped fish

Here's our recipe for Topped fish, and a video guide: 

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Tasting and making permission slip

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Sheets and worksheets

Including: Recipe ingredients worksheet, My fish recipe worksheet, I'm ready to cook worksheet.

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I'm ready to cook

Interactive Whiteboard Activity

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Organising Cooking PowerPoint

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Lesson 1

Lesson 1 - Fish and me

In the first of our six lesson plans, children get the chance to explore fish species and what they can make with it. They will also be able to share...

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Lesson 2

Lesson 2 - Fish and my friends

Showing children how to collect information on tables and charts. Collecting information from their classmates about which species they prefer. They will then be able to discuss the results with...

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Lesson 3

Lesson 3 - Fish on my plate

This lesson concentrates on design and technology helping the children develop some simple recipes along with some videos of children cooking the recipes. The children should be encouraged to evaluate...

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Lesson 4

Lesson 4 - Fish facts

When looking at fish facts, the children get the chance to explore how taking exercise and eating the right types and amounts of food help humans to keep healthy. This...

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Lesson 5

Lesson 5 - Fish for my family

Fish for my Family looks at how children can survey their family to find out their eating habits. Part of the lesson is for children to discuss the persuasion of...

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Lesson 6

Lesson 6 - Fish and fitness

Fish and fitness looks at the importance of eating a healthy diet, explain how exercise affects their bodies and encourages them to make health pledges for the future in order...

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