Edgemont Elementary primary students share their ‘How To’ stories

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Students in the Edgemont Elementary School Primary Age Class includes, back row: Emrey Brunson, Sage Jarding, Harper Ross, Koltyn Hamilton, Reagan Ferley, Jaydon Marshall, Kellen Waite, Ricky Little; Middle row: Kaizi Bennett, Nick Green, Alexis Brown, Avery McDade, Bruce Bales; Front Row: Morgan Little, Oakley Kaiser, Cece Miller. Not pictured: James Shull-Humen, Bryleigh Benway, and Ethan Nelson.

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EDGEMONT – Prior to taking Christmas break this past December, the elementary students in Pam Koller’s primary age class began writing some “How To” as they worked on writing introductions, material lists, listing steps with transition words and writing closings. 

Once the collection of writings was complete by her students, Ms. Koller was so pleased that she wanted to share them all with the readers of the Fall River County Herald-Star. Enjoy!

How to Make Cookies by Bruce Bales 

Crunch, these cookies are good.  If you like cookies, then read this book.  You will need milk, sugar, chocolate chips and a pan.  First, put sugar in the bowl.  Then, you put in the milk in the bowl.  Then, you put in the chocolate chips.  Then, you stir it.  Then, you put it in a pan in the oven for 25 minutes at 5 degrees.  Last, you take them out and eat them.  Now you know how to make cookies.  You could make cookies right now.

Gingerbread House How-to Book by Oakley Kaiser 

Hey, do you like gingerbread houses?  Then you should read this book.  You will need a pan, plate, gingerbread, candy, frosting, chocolate chips, and sugar.  First, you grab gingerbread.  Then, you grab candy.  Third, you grab frosting.  Then, you put the gingerbread together.  Then, you glue the candy.  Last, you eat it.  Have fun making this with your friends.

How to Make Chocolate Chip Cookies by Kaizi Bennett 

Do you like chocolate chip cookies?  Then you should read this book.  You need sugar, chocolate chips, and a glass of milk.  First, dump in a half a cup of sugar.  Next, get a half cup of chocolate and melt it in the oven.  Next, roll it into a ball.  Put it on the cookie sheet and put it in the oven for 10 minutes at 90 degrees.  Last, get a glass of milk.

How to Make Cinnamon Sugar Cookies by Jaydon Marshall 

Oooo! This is a good cinnamon sugar cookie.  You should read this book if you like cinnamon sugar cookies.  You will need brown sugar, cinnamon, eggs, sugar, flour, and milk.  First, put in brown sugar.  Then, put in cinnamon.  Then, put in eggs.  Next, put in some sugar.  Next, put in flour.  Then, milk.  Then, mix the dough.  Then, once it’s thick, mix it with the brown sugar and cinnamon.  Then, put in the pan.  Then, set the pan in the oven at 70 degrees for 45 minutes.  Have fun eating it.

How to Make M & M Cookies by James Shull-Humen

Do you like M and M’s?  Then you should read this book.  You need a spoon, a bowl, a pan, eggs, food coloring, milk, M and Ms, sugar, and flour.  First, put in eggs.  Next, put in food coloring.  Put in milk.  Put in M and Ms.  Next, put in flour. Then, put in sugar.  Last put it in the oven for 5 minutes at 100 degrees.

How to Make Bread by Loki Rola 

Do you like bread? Then you should read this book!  You will need flour, salt, yeast, water, and a bowl.  First, put in flour, salt, yeast, and water in a bowl.  Then, mix it in a bowl.  After that, put it in the oven for 40 minutes at 600 degrees.  When it’s done, wait for it to cool down.  Finally, eat it!!  Now you can make bread.  Have fun!!

Apple Pie by Morgan Little

Do you like apple pie?  If you like apple pie, you should read this book.  You will need flour, salt, eggs, milk, sugar, a pan, and apples.  First, put in 5 scoops of flour.  Then, put in eggs.  Then, put in sugar.  Next, put in salt.  Next, put in milk.  Then, mix a lot until it looks like dough.  Next, put in the apples.  Next, put it in the pan.  Last, turn on the oven to 50 degrees and cook for 45 minutes.  Now go and cook it.

How to Make Oatmeal by Cece Miller

Yum, this oatmeal tastes delicious!  If you like oatmeal, you should read this book!  You will need oatmeal, milk, cut up strawberries, cinnamon, and a bowl.  First, you put oatmeal in a bowl.  Then, you pour in milk in the bowl with the oatmeal.  Next, you put it in the microwave for ten minutes.  Then, you put in some cinnamon.  Next, you put in some cut up strawberries.  Finally, you eat it.  Now you can show your friends how to make oatmeal.

How to Make Peanut Butter Cookies by Nick Green

Crunch, crunch, this is how to make peanut butter cookies.  You will need milk, egg, and peanut butter.  First, put milk in the bowl.  Then, put eggs in.  Then, put in peanut butter.  Then, mix.  Then, bake for 2 minutes at 60 degrees.  Last, pull it out.  This is how to make cookies.

How to Make a Burrito by Avery McDade

Do you like burritos?  If you like burritos you should read this book.  You need a tortilla, cheese, lettuce, beans, tomato, and cooked meat.  First, put in the ingredients in the middle of the tortilla.  Then, you roll it up.  Last, you eat it.  Now you can make a burrito yourself.

Make a Drink by Ethan Nelson

Hey you there.  Would you like to read this book?  It’s all about hot chocolate.  You need cocoa powder, milk, glass bowl, whisk, dishwasher, sugar, microwave, cups, and marshmallows.  First, put cocoa powder in the glass bowl.  Next, put sugar and milk in the glass bowl.  Then, stir till it looks fine with a whisk.  Then, dump it in the cups and put it in the microwave for one minute.  Then, take it out and drink it all gone.  Next, clean it and put it in the dishwasher.  Finally after it’s done, put it away.  I believe you can do it on your own.

How You Make Puppy Chow by Harper Ross

Yum, puppy chow.  Do you like puppy chow?  This is how you make puppy chow.  You get Chex.  You get powdered sugar and chocolate.  First, melt the chocolate.  Then, put in the Chex.  Next, put powdered sugar in a bag.  Then, shake it a lot.  Last, you eat it.  That’s how you make puppy chow.

Chocolate Chip Cookies by Reagan Ferley 

Do you like chocolate chip cookies?  This is how you make chocolate chip cookies.  You need butter, sugar, flour, eggs, chocolate chips, a bowl, spoon, and a cookie sheet.  First, put in butter, sugar, flour, eggs, and chocolate chips in the bowl.  Next, mix it.  Then, put the oven at 150 degrees.  Then, shape the cookies on a cookie sheet.  Next, bake the cookies in the oven for 12 minutes.  Then, wait for the cookies to be done.  Last, eat up.  This is how to make chocolate chip cookies.

How to Make a Cake by Kellan Waite 

If you like sugar, then you might want to read this book.  You need a bowl, mixer, butter, flour, eggs, vanilla, sugar, milk, oven, frosting, and candy.  First, get a bowl.  Next, put in butter, flour, eggs, vanilla, sugar, and milk.  Then, mix it.  Then, put it on a cake pan.  Put it in the oven at about 505 degrees Fahrenheit for 30 minutes.  Then, decorate the cake with frosting and candy.  Last, eat the cake. Enjoy.

How to Make Brownies by Ricky Little

This how-to book is how to make brownies.  Hope you like sugary stuff.  This book will make you hungry.  You’ll need brownie mix, water, eggs, a big bowl, a spoon, flour, your mouth, oven, and a butter knife.  First, pour the brownie mix in the bowl.  Next, pour in the water.  Then, crack the eggs and pour them in.  Next, stir the batter.  Then, pour the batter in a cake pan.  Next, put it in the oven for 1 hour at 350 degrees.  Then, let it cool for 5 minutes.  Finally after they cool, cut them with a knife (a butter knife to be exact).  Now try making it yourself.  Enjoy!

How to Make Hot Cocoa by Alexis Brown 

Do you like hot cocoa?  Cause this is how to make hot cocoa.  You need a coffee maker, water, cocoa powder, a spoon, marshmallows, and a cup.  First, put water in your coffee maker and press brew.  Next when it’s done, put cocoa powder in it.  Then, stir it.  Then, put marshmallows in it.  Last, eat it.  That is how to make hot cocoa.  Have fun making it.

How to Make Chocolate Chip Cookies by Bryleigh Benway

Do you like chocolate chip cookies? Cause this is how you make chocolate chip cookies.  You need butter, eggs, sugar, flour, chocolate chips, a spoon, a bowl, measuring cups, and a cookie sheet.  First, put in butter, eggs, sugar, flour, and chocolate chips.  Next, mix.  Then, form the cookies into balls.  Then, put the cookies on the cookie sheet.  Later, put the cookies in the oven for 20 minutes at 150 degrees.  Last, we wait for them to cool down.  Then, we eat them.  Have fun making with your mom.

How to Make Puppy Chow by Koltyn Hamilton

Do you like puppy chow?  If you like puppy chow, you can read this only if you like puppy chow.  You need Chex, chocolate, sugar, a bowl, and a spoon.  First, dump the Chex into the bowl.  Next, melt the chocolate.  Put it in the oven.  Then, dump the sugar in the bowl.  After that, mix it.  Last, eat it.  Now you know how to make puppy chow.

Chocolate Pretzels by Emrey Brunson 

Do you like chocolate pretzels?  This is how to make it.  You need chocolate, pretzels, and a pan.  First, melt the chocolate on the stove for 30 seconds.  Next, grab the pretzels and drop them in the chocolate.  Then, set them on the cookie sheet and then eat them.  That is how you make it.  You try.

How to Make Puppy Chow by Sage Jarding 

Do you like Chex?  This is how you make puppy chow.  You need 2 bowls, 1 spoon, any kind of Chex, any kind of chocolate, and powdered sugar.  First, melt the chocolate in the microwave for 30 seconds or 1 minute.  Second when it is done, put the chocolate on the Chex.  Next, put powdered sugar on it.  Last, you can let it dry or eat it.  This is how you make puppy chow.

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