Thanksgiving recipes from Latham kindergarteners

Posted at: 11/21/2012 3:07 PM
Updated at: 11/23/2012 4:34 PM
By: WNYT Staff

As we do every year, we share Thanksgiving recipes, courtesy of Mrs. Mahan's kindergarten class at Forts Ferry Elementary School in Latham.

She warns she has not tried any of these. So cook at your own risk.


Elizabeth – Get a 6-pound turkey at Sam’s Club. Bring it home. Put it in a bowl. Put salt and milk on top. Then cook it in the oven for 12 minutes at 30 degrees.

Kaylee – Get a turkey from the Thanksgiving store. Bring it home and put it in a pan. Put purple glue on top. Add garlic and peanut butter. Cook it on the stove for 6 minutes. Then cut it up.

Johnathan – Buy a turkey from a farm. Put it in a pan. Add salt, syrup, milk, and a little pepper. Cook it on the stove for 10 hours.



Cain – Put 5 beans, 3 pieces of bread, crackers, milk and Kool-aid in a bowl. Mix it all up. Then cook it in a pan on the stove for 10 minutes.



Hot vegetables

Cole (Carrots) – Buy 10 carrots at Target. Put them in a pot. Add honey. Cook them on the stove for 25 minutes.

Garrett (Corn) – Buy 4 pieces of corn. Cook it in the microwave for 5 minutes. Then put butter on it if you want to.



Matthew – Put green stuff, red things and yellow things in a big bowl. Put sugar on top and eat it.


Mashed Potatoes

Haley – Buy 2 potatoes at Price Chopper. Peel them and put them in a bowl. Then mash them up with a masher. Cook them in the oven for 8 hours. Then eat them up. You may want to put gravy on top.

Mikayla – Buy 3 potatoes at Price Chopper (they have the best ones). Bring them home and mash them with a special type of spoon. Don’t add anything. Just heat them up in the microwave for about 8 seconds.



Jordan – Put ketchup, chocolate milk, apple juice, and cheese in a bowl. Mix it up with a spoon. Cook it on the stove for 40 minutes.



Emily (Twisted Bread Roll) – you will need flour, butter, pepper, salt, dough and crust. Mix all that stuff together. Bake it in the oven for 6 seconds at 9 degrees.

Heidi (Corn bread) – Go to Wal-Mart and buy corn, plain bread, milk, and sugar. You will also need 3⁄4 cups of water. Mix it all up and cook it in the microwave for 4 minutes. The “heat it down” for 2 minutes. Then put some butter on top. Then microwave for 6 minutes. You will need to “heat it down” before eating.

Dominic (Corn bread) – Put 12 pieces of corn in a bowl. Add sugar, gravy and milk. Mix it all up. Then bake it for 10 minutes at 90 degrees. Let it cool off. Add more sugar and eat it up.



Pumpkin Pie

Kylee – Buy 1 pumpkin. Put it in the oven for 10 seconds. Take it out and eat it.

Isabella – Take 3 pumpkin seeds and put them in a bowl. Cook them in the microwave for 3 minutes. Add sugar and salt. Now cook it in the oven for 10 minutes. Let it cool.

Triton – Buy a pumpkin at the pumpkin patch. Cut off them stem and take out all the seeds. Throw that stuff out. Smash the pumpkin and roll it out. Add dough, sugar, and salt. Put it in the oven on 2 degrees. Cook it for 4-5 minutes.


Chocolate Chip Cookies

Jakob – Take 9 chocolate chips and put them in a bowl. Add 5 cups of sugar, 10 eggs, and 12 pieces of bread with crust. Mix it up in the blender. On the kitchen table, make the dough into hearts, squares, and circle shapes. Then cook them on the grill for about 100 minutes. Let them cool before you eat them.