Preparing this yummy breakfast is a simple way to make learning fun for your young child.
What You Need:
1 3/4 cups 100% apple juice
1 cup quick cooking oats
1 large apple, cored and cut into bite-sized chunks
½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon salt (optional)
What To Do:
1. Together with your child, combine all the ingredients in a medium, microwave safe bowl. Use this time to have your child get familiar with food by having him name all of the types of food, or describing what food each looks and taste like.
2. Place the bowl into the microwave uncovered and cook on high for about 2 minutes. Ask your child to make predictions on how the ingredients may change.
3. Stir and talk about how the ingredients look similar or different
4. Let cool before serving.
Adapted from: www.cachampionsforchange.cdph.ca.gov/en/Recipes.php
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