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Pumpkin Puffs

  1. Download the Pumpkin Puff recipe for this activity. You will need a toaster oven, mini-muffin tisns and cups, measuring equipment, and the listed ingredients.
  2. List the steps out individually and have your kids follow them one by one. The recipe is designed for 2 mini-muffins per kid.
  3. They will get practice measuring and will learn about cooking.
  4. After enough kids have gone to fill up one tin, bake them and work on another tin with other students.
  5. They will love them!

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