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Student Worksheet

Directions to student: You can find out the answers to the questions below by going to the library, using the Internet, calling or visiting a local chef and/or interviewing a member of your family or someone in the community.

Your name _________________________________________________________

  • What are you researching? (Name a food and the culture or group it is connected to)

  • What region of the country or world is the food associated with?

  • What special cultural celebrations or family events is the food served at?

  • Describe what happens at the events.

  • Who usually makes the food?

  • What are the key ingredients? Where are they grown or made?

  • Is there any story or history associated with the food/dish?

  • Additional facts or comments: