Tony's Tiger BITES

Maudestine McLeary John Hope
5515 S. Lowe
Chicago, Illinois 60620


Given a recipe the student will be able to make equivalent fractions, follow
directions and complete the recipe.


recipe for Tony's Tiger Bites
microwave oven
13x9x2-inch pan
4-quart mixing bowl
waxed paper if needed


Using the list of ingredients in the given recipe the student will
calculate the amount needed to make twice the recipe, 3 times the recipe,
1/2 of the recipe and 1/4 of the recipe.


1. review multiplication and division of fractions
2. make equivalent fractions 3x, 2x, 1/2, and 1/4 of the recipe
3. review kitchen safety rules
4. follow recipe to serve 32 Tony's Tiger Bites

1 10-ounce package (about 40) regular marshmallows
1/2 cup margarine
1/3 cup peanut butter
7 1/2 cups or one 10-ounce package Kellogg's Frosted Flakes cereal
1. In a 4-quart microwavable bowl, melt marshmallows and margarine
on High for 3 minutes, stirring halfway through cooking.
2. Stir in peanut butter until mixture is smooth. Add Kellogg's Frosted
Flakes cereal, stirring until well coated.
3. Using a buttered spatula or waxed paper, press mixture into a
lightly greased 13x9x2-inch pan. Cut into 1 1/2x2-inch bars.

Note: Use fresh marshmallows for best results.

Range-Top Method: Melt margarine in large saucepan over low heat. Add
marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat. Follow steps
2 and 3 above.

Follow up activity will be to check the nutritional value and percentage of U.S.
Recommended Daily Allowances.

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