For Educators

There’s No Ham in Hamburgers is stuffed full of curriculum tie-ins. To find out all the ways it can be used in the classroom, check out these guides.

Educator’s Guide Grades 3-5

Educator’s Guide Grades 6-8


Those curriculum tie-ins also make for fun, engaging, and educational author presentations. I’m scheduling author visits for the 2022-2023 school year now.

Learn more about my presentations here: Author Visit Information



Fun Food STEM

  • Five Simple Science Experiments on Cookie Ingredients from the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture.

  • American Chemical Society asks you to “Eat Chocolate in the Name of Science”

  • Science News for Students offers fun “Cookie Science”

  • Tater Science

  • American Heart Association’s “Making the Most of the Nutrition Facts Label” is a hotbed of potential math problems.

  • Density and Buoyancy experiment using a ketchup packet from American