Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

This simple recipe makes a fun no-heat class cooking activity. Don’t have peppers and carrots? Substitute other produce, like halved cherry tomatoes, radish slices, or baby spinach leaves. Or offer students an assortment of fresh veggies to choose from and let them design their own sandwich.

Cucumber Soup

From Cucumber Soup by Vickie Leigh Krudwig

Read the book with your students and then make the recipe, combining science, math, and early literacy.


Where do pickles come from? Many students are unaware that pickles start their lives as cucumbers! Help them make the connecting using this recipe by Liz and Katie Button of C├║rate.

Cucumber Salad

This simple salad doesn’t require any cooking, although the flavors are better if allowed to set for an hour or two.

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