Did you know that May is National Barbecue Month, a time to celebrate the official start of grilling season!

The barbecue pits are out! Get your students to showcase their creative skills and celebrate the mouthwatering barbecue flavours that make your city, state, or country unique.

This exciting activity invites elementary students to design and colour a barbecue apron that best represents the barbecue style in your local region. It's time to bring your classroom's artistic talents and let their imagination sizzle!

Let's get to it!

Printable & Activity Objectives

Age: 6 to 9 year olds, Activity Time: 1-2 hours, Items Needed: Writing and colouring pencils

This activity will allow students to learn and celebrate the diverse barbecue heritage in your city, state, or country. Let them showcase this through an artistic activity.

It will help your child or student with:

  1. Creativity and Artistic Expression: The activity encourages students to tap into their creativity and express themselves artistically.
  2. Cultural Awareness and Appreciation: Researching and learning about the local barbecue style fosters a deeper understanding and appreciation for the cultural heritage and traditions of one's city, state, or country.
  3. Sense of Identity and Pride: Students develop a sense of identity and pride in their cultural heritage by designing an apron that represents their local barbecue style. They can celebrate and showcase the unique aspects of their community's culinary traditions.

Let's start learning!

How to Get Started

Simple steps to start:

  • Research and learn more about the traditional ingredients, cooking techniques, and distinctive flavours associated with your local barbecue culture. Here's a great video explaining the history of American barbecue:

Here's an interesting video about the different styles of barbecue around the world:

Get started on the ptintable or combine it with the following related activity:

Help Your Child Organise a Backyard Barbecue: Creative Printable Worksheets for Kids
Plan and prepare for a family backyard barbecue
  • Get started on the printable worksheet!

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What's in the Printable Worksheet Pack

This printable activity pack consists of 1 creative printable worksheet. Here's what it consists of:

  • 1 My Local BBQ Style Apron Design Sheet

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