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Age range: 7-11 | 11-14
Duration: 60 or more mins
  • D & T
  • Maths
  • Science

Rudolph thumbprint cookies

Easy bake butter cookie recipe shaped like Rudolph for kids

Is there anything better than freshly baked cookies that are shaped like Rudolph and have a jam filing? This Christmas, get the aprons on and make cookies with the kids for your entire family to enjoy. Not only will the reward be delicious, but our Christmas STEM activity will let kids learn about imperial and metric measurement systems, chemical reactions and more!

Download the STEM activity sheet below or watch our video for step-by-step instructions. If you’re up for an extra activity, try our wordsearch where you look for words used in the baking challenge.

And please do share your learning highlights and final creations with us on social media @IETeducation #SantaLovesSTEM or send them via email to to be featured in our online gallery.

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