University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program

Cooking Academy

The Cooking Academy Project is a cooking-based nutrition education program that teaches youth basic nutrition and cooking skills. 

  • Each lesson youth cook
  • Cooking is done as a team from start to finish
  • 1 ½- 2 hour lessons
  • Each lesson also includes a nutrition component 
  • Kitchens are not necessary. Electric skillets and griddles are used. 
  • Virtual content is available to lead this project without in-person meetings. 
  • Project can be lead by adult or youth leaders. 
  • The Cooking Academy has been approved for CFHL, UC and EFNEP
State 4-H Office | Sign-Up for Updates
The 4-H name and emblem service marks are protected under 18 U.S.C. 707.
Webmaster Email: morikawa@ucanr.edu