Eating Pasta Together
6th – 8th Grade
Learning + Food Objectives:
Students will learn how food connects us to our family by writing a narrative around how a special recipe or dish has played a role in your life or in your family.
Common Core Standards:
Common Core English Language Arts
Narrative Writing Using Details and Transition Words
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences.
Engage and orient the reader by establishing a context and point of view and introducing a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally and logically.
Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, pacing, description, and reflection, to develop experiences, events, and/or characters.
Lesson written in partnership with the Urban School Food Alliance.