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Elliott Test Kitchen goes digital

Hawkeye logoCommunity education center hosts Kahoot! games in its virtual programming

The coronavirus may be keeping the young chefs of Elliott Test Kitchen at home, but it hasn’t stopped them from cooking and learning.

Since April, between 35 and 40 youths have been meeting twice weekly with Wickramasingha and a variety of special guests via Google Meet for lessons in math, science and, of course, cooking, which incorporates both math skills and scientific concepts.

Prior to Wolf’s cooking class was a lesson in math by Jennifer Helling, who teaches fourth grade at Mount Pleasant Middle School. Students joined a math game via Kahoot!, competing against one another to answer questions correctly.

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