Can I make a tortilla?

Obj. 3a, 7a, 8a, 11d, 11e, 12b


  1. Prepare your materials: an adult, dough, bowl with water, circular piece of plastic, cooking pan.

  2. Wash your hands, you can use your apron!

  3. Slightly wet your hands and cut off a small piece of dough.

  4. With your hands, start shaping it into a ball.

  5. Place it on the circular sheet of plastic and flatten it out.

  6. Turn the plastic as you shape the dough into a tortilla.

  7. Place the tortilla on the preheated pan for approximately 30 seconds, it will begin to puff.

  8. Turn the tortilla over and cook it for an additional 30 seconds.


  • What materials do you need?

  • Let’s say: I can do it! I’ve got this!

  • Why do you think it’s important to wash your hands before cooking?

  • What do you notice about making tortillas?

  • How do you want to improve your technique next time? Tell me more.

Language Strategy

  • Role of attention and listening in language learning (Shifting focus of attention)