"Stone Soup" book a and preschool fall or winter lesson plan. Read book. Then let kids cut food from grocery ads to make their own stone soup. Then follow up with making stone soup in class for the kids to taste.
My dad told me this story when I was a child. Its better told as a story about a hungry man who tricks passers by into putting ingredients into his stone soup so he has a meal. Maybe incorporate it into an interactive story/cooking activity.
This is one favorite recipe from "Kids in the Kitchen" cookbook. Use it with your when you read "Stone Soup."The entire cookbook of 108 recipes is available for purchase at: Click here for Kids in the Kitchen CookbookNellie Edge wrote this cookbook while teaching Kindergarten in Neah Bay, Washington, on the Makah Indian Reservation.