Class offers timely turkey baking advice _lowres

Advocate staff photo by STACY GILL -- Kindergartners in Beth Dauthier's classroom at Northwestern Elementary School in front row, from left, are Kellan Brian, Macey Amorello, Melayah Williams, Christasia Paul, Ellie Engels, Cadence Harrison and Johniah Allen; middle row, are Rylin Frederick, Mason Cox, Quincy Sims, Karter Honore, David Samuel, Braylon Holiday and Austin Rash; and back row, are Chase Ferguson, Braylen Gibbs, Amari Smith, Ainsley Tucker, Mason Lewis, Terrance Jackson, Raleigh Perkins and Dauthier.

Kindergartners in Beth Dauthier’s classroom at Northwestern Elementary School offered up some culinary advice on a Thanksgiving tradition when they answered the question, “How do you bake a turkey?”

  • HERE IS WHAT THEY SAID:
  • JOHNIAH ALLEN: My mom would put it in the oven.
  • MACEY AMORELLO: I would put it in the oven. I would put salsa on it.
  • KELLAN BRIAN: I put it in the oven for 30 seconds.
  • MASON COX: I would cook it for 20 seconds. I would put chicken nuggets and peas, carrots and broccoli with the turkey.
  • ELLIE ENGELS: I would cook it in the oven for awhile.
  • CHASE FERGUSON: I would cook it for 10 minutes with pepper and salt.
  • RYLIN FREDERICK: I would put pepper and some ranch on the turkey. Then I would cook it for 30 seconds. Then I would serve it.
  • BRAYLEN GIBBS: First, you season it. Then you fry it. After it’s fried, then eat it.
  • KARTER HONORE: I would put the yummy seasonings in the oven with the turkey. I would cook it with a spoon.
  • TERRANCE JACKSON: I would get the turkey out of the cage. Then I bake it for 10 hours.
  • MASON LEWIS: I would put salt over it and seasoning on it. I would bake it for 100 seconds.
  • AUSTIN RASH: My dad would cook it in the oven for 30 seconds.
  • DAVID SAMUEL: I would put it in the oven for 23 seconds. Then put a paper towel on it.
  • QUINCY SIMS: I will put it in the oven for 1 minute.
  • AMARI SMITH: I put it in the oven for 24 minutes. Then eat it.
  • AINSLEY TUCKER: I would put it in the oven for 3 minutes. I would bake it with carrots and peas.
  • MELAYAH WILLIAMS: Put the turkey in the oven for 6 minutes.