Visiting Author for Schools: Chef Gino Campagna
Chef Gino Campagna
DATE OF SCHOOL VISIT
Friday, February 9, 2018 (Chef Gino will visit two schools: one in the morning and one in the afternoon.) Only the morning slot is available.
Chef Gino Campagna
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
For more than 15 years, Chef Gino Campagna has made it his personal mission to raise kids' food IQs and help fight childhood obesity. His philosophy? If kids are involved in their food choices and preparations, they will be more motivated to try new, nutritious foods. In addition to starring in the kids' cooking shows Kitchen Kids on YouTube and Gino's Kitchen on the Disney Channel, serving on Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution team, and making guest appearances on A&E's Emmy Award-winning show Born This Way, Chef Gino teaches kids to cook in Los Angeles and Italy.
ABOUT THE BOOK: Chef Gino's Taste Test Challenge: 100+ Winning Recipes That Any Kid Can Cook
Celebrated Chef Gino Campagna knows a BIG secret: ANY KID CAN COOK. The recipes in this book are simple, easy to follow, and best of all--TASTY They're also open-ended so you can add your favorite flavors and creative flair. Inside young cooks will find delicious and nutritious dishes, from basic pasta and pizza doughs to Ginestrone (aka minestrone) soup and Guac Amore (aka guacamole) to French toast grilled cheese and Fruity Pops, that the entire family will enjoy preparing together. After all, cooking is a team sport. So what are you waiting for? Step into the kitchen with Chef Gino, challenge your taste buds, and most importantly, HAVE FUN!
LENGTH & TOPIC OF PRESENTATION
30 - 45 minutes. Cooking demo that involves kids helping. Gino brings all tools needed, and they are all safe, he may just need help with getting ingredients.
SCHOOL TYPE & GRADES
Upper Elementary school; grades 3-6
DESIRED # OF STUDENTS
As many as possible!
None, unless it's a huge audience, then he'll need a lavaliere microphone. And a bottle of water.
Tattered Cover will design an order form that the school should distribute in advance of the author visit, and again on the day of the event to all student attendees.
ONLINE ORDERING LINK
Link to share with students and their families to order Chef Gino's book: www.tatteredcover.com/book-list-chef-gino-campagna Please make sure anyone ordering online includes the name of your school in the Notes section of the order and if they'd like to pick up the book from you at the school. Please DO NOT give a book to someone who says they ordered online unless they have the printed confirmation. PLEASE KEEP THIS! You'll need to include these confirmations when returning the leftover books so you won't be charged for them! If they do ask you for a book without a confirmation, just email me the name of the student and parent's name and I can check.