Boclair Academy - Departmental Facilities and Equipment - Home Economics

Home Economics

Taking up most of the first floor, home economics has two open plan kitchen-classrooms which can accommodate 24 pupils each. The department expects pupils to bring their own ingredients but provides a wide range of cooking equipment to enable the making of sweet and savoury dishes. A strong emphasis is put into the teaching of the nutritional values of food. Every year the department bakes Pudsy cakes for selling to raise money for BBC Children In Need. There is a rule that pupils may not walk right through the Home Economics corridor and can only enter and exit one way, despite there being doors at both ends of the corridor.

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