Preschool Snack Recipes

Preschool snack recipes can give kids a chance to get their hands involved in cooking experiences and be able to eat their creations. Every preschooler loves the chance to cook like a big person and play with their food. In my experience teaching preschool age kids and doing many preschool playgroups these are some of mine, and the kids, favorite preschool recipes.
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25+ Favorite & Easy Snack Recipes for Preschoolers

Painted Toast
painting toast

Cat Eyes
cat eyes snack

Yogurt Parfaits
yogurt parfait

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Make homemade butter
homemade butter

Gingerbread Men
gingerbread man

Yogurt Cups
yogurt  cups

Cereal Snack Mix
cereal snack mix

Green Eggs and Ham

Trail Mix
trail mix

Apple Smiles
apple smiles

Homemade Pretzels
soft pretzel

Biscuit Sticks
biscuit sticks
Mini Muffins
mini muffins

Banana Bread

Fruit Kabobs on Straws
fruit kabob

ABC Sugar Cookies
abc cookie cutters

Apple slices with Fruit Dip
fruit dip
Kids can help add ingredients and stir together.
Serve dip in mini paper cups.
Ants on a Log
ants on log
Fruit (or Veggie) Flowers
vegetable flower

Fruit Bugs
fruit bugs

Banana Balls
rolling banana balls

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Rolled up Sandwiches
roll up sandwich

Fishing with a Pole
fishing pole

Ice Cream in a Baggie
baggie ice cream
Banana Wrap
bananas sliced

Apple Wrap
adding apples to apple wrap dessert

Edible Stoplight
Stop light edible craft

Apple Cars
apple cars
Edible Aquariums
aquarium edible

Bagel Snowman
bagel snowman

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Homemade Apple Leather
Learn how to make homemade apple fruit leather.
apple fruit leather

No Mess S'mores

by Taylor S.(MO, USA)
You will need:
  • 1 tortilla
  • 1 mini candy bar
  • mini marshmallows
  • 1 pan
What you do:
Take your tortilla and put it in a pan or plate. Warm tortilla. Be careful not to burn the tortilla. Then remove the tortilla  and add the mini candy bar and the mini marshmallows.

For different tastes change the amount of toppings you put in the tortilla. After you have added toppings to your liking, wrap the tortilla up and enjoy!

A Quick Tuna And Corn Pasta

by Liz Walsh, (blue mountains, NSW, AUST)
You will need:
  • 1 tin of tuna
  • 1 Alfredo packet mix ( milk and butter also required as directed of the packet)
  • 1 small tin of corn
  • and a handful of cheese
Cook the packet of Alfredo pasta as directed, once cooked add your hand full of grated cheese whilst still hot and stir through.
Drain tuna and corn and add to the pasta and mix it all together.
Then its ready to serve!

Taco meat chips

by Kj Arbe, (Sacramento California USA)
  • 10 or more tortillas
  • salsa
  • shredded cheese
  • taco meat
Put tortilla chips on a microwaveable plate, then put taco meat inside. Then put shredded cheese on and the salsa. Put it in the microwave and well,- Enjoy!

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Banana Dog 
You will Need: Banana (dog body) pretzel sticks (for legs and tail) Chocolate chips or Mini Marshmallows (for eyes) cashew or peanut halves (for ears) …

Seasoned Cracker Snacks 
Ingredients: 10 cups oyster crackers or plain goldfish crackers 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1/2 tsp garlic salt 1/2 tsp dried thyme 1/2 tsp dried oregano …

Preschool Pizza Bread 
Fun Preschool Activity Ingredients: Slice Bread Slice Cheese Ketchup (Squeeze Bottle) Italian Season Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Squeeze ketchup …

1,2,3 fruit kabobs 
On a kabob stick add one apple slice, two strawberries, three grapes ( or whatever fruit you want). Cooking lesson teaches number order and helps with …

Green Eggs and Ham 
1-2 eggs 1-2 Tablespoons chopped spinach 1 Tablespoon water or milk Salt and pepper to taste Add chopped spinach to eggs and water. Season with salt …

Make Butter  
All you need is a plastic jar, 35% cream, and some crackers or bread to put the butter on. Pour the cream into the bottle filling it about half way. Then …

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