Savoring Halloween with Graveyard Pizza
This unit is designed to help students learn about the community
(including the grocery store), cooking, and Halloween. The recipe for this
lesson is from the Internet and a pictorial shopping list and recipe and
Halloween sheet were created on BoardMaker (graphics database containing
Picture Communication Symbols).
Teacher Steps To Prepare
Find recipe on the Internet.
Create pictorial shopping list and recipe on BoardMaker.
Create Halloween worksheet on BoardMaker.
Purchase ingredients by going to a grocery store.
Follow the recipe and cook Graveyard Pizza.
Complete a worksheet about Halloween while waiting for the
food to cook.
If students are able to successfully go into the community, complete the
cooking activity, and identify the Halloween pictures then they have mastered
the goals. (This does not need to be done independently to achieve mastery.)
Standards Addressed by This Unit
To increase community skills
To increase cooking skills
To increase knowledge of Halloween
Teacher Technology Skills Required
Receive recipe from the Internet
Create pictorial shopping list and recipe on BoardMaker
Created Halloween sheet on BoardMaker
Software Materials Used
This lesson is specifically for Halloween, but the lesson plan itself can be
adapted for use with any recipe and/or any holiday.
Here are some samples I've made: