Visual English 6
Unit 6
Let’s get cooking


๐Ÿณ Dive into a delicious adventure with the “Let’s Get Cooking” unit! This ESL module serves up vocabulary on cooking techniques, kitchen utensils, and culinary arts. Perfect for food enthusiasts, students will practice English while discussing cooking and dining in a fun, interactive way. ๐Ÿฝ๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿณ


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This unit is an excellent way to combine the practical knowledge of cooking with language learning, making it a flavorful addition to any ESL curriculum. Ready to stir up some fun and fry up some new vocabulary? Let’s get cooking! ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿณ

Kitchen Utensils and Appliances:
๐Ÿฅ„ Spoons and Forks: Differentiate between teaspoons, tablespoons, and forks for various uses.
๐Ÿ”ช Knives and Cutting Tools: Learn about knives, peelers, and graters for cutting and peeling.
๐Ÿณ Pots and Pans: Discuss uses for frying pans, pots, and more.
๐Ÿฝ๏ธ Plates and Bowls: Explore the different dishes used for serving and eating food.
Cooking Techniques:
๐Ÿณ Frying and Boiling: Understand how to fry and boil food, including what utensils and conditions are needed.
๐Ÿฐ Baking and Roasting: Dive into the world of ovens and the foods best suited for baking or roasting.
๐Ÿฅ’ Chopping and Slicing: Learn the proper techniques and safety for cutting various foods.
๐Ÿฅ— Mixing and Stirring: Discuss tools like whisks and spoons for combining ingredients.
Protective Gear:
๐Ÿงค Oven Mitts: Understand their use in handling hot items.
๐Ÿฅผ Aprons: Learn why aprons are essential for protecting clothing while cooking.
Engaging ESL Conversations:
Role Plays: Practice scenarios such as cooking a meal, setting a table, or shopping for kitchen gear.
Discussion Questions: What are your favorite dishes to cook and why? How do different cooking tools affect the outcome of a recipe?
Vocabulary Games: “Kitchen Bingo” with utensils and appliances or “Guess the Utensil” based on functional descriptions.
Fun Activities:
Recipe Exchange: Students bring a recipe from their home country and explain it in English, discussing necessary tools and techniques.
Utensil Scavenger Hunt: Find and name kitchen tools in the classroom or in a catalog.
Cook-Off Debate: Discuss which cooking methods are best for preparing certain dishes.