First, You Get A Turkey…

Crothersville 1st Graders Offer Their Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes

In a Thanksgiving Tradition, we asked first graders at Crothersville Elementary School to provide the Times readers the recipe for their favorite Thanksgiving dinner dish.

Their insights provide readers with some humorous observations of culinary styles.

We thank first grader teachers Megan Bohall and Ashley Spicer for their assistance with this annual writing assignment.

Bacon…Alan Chacon

First, I get a can of bacon. Next, pour my bacon into my pot. Last, I will cook the bacon for 5 minutes.

Pumpkin Pie…Eric Justice

First, I get a thing of pumpkin pie. Next, I pour my pumpkin pie. Last, I cook it.

Blueberry Pie…Cameron Lance

First, I get a can of blueberries. Next, I will put it in the oven in a pot. Last, I will cook it for 6 minutes.

Pumpkin Pie…Curtis Davidson

First, I make the Pumpkin Pie. Next, I cook it. Last, I eat the Pumpkin Pie.

Pumpkin Pie…Rebecca Masnick

First, I buy a big pumpkin. Next, smash it up. Last, I put it in the freezer.

Turkey…Dakoda Pratt

First, I buy the turkey. Next, I cook the turkey for 10 minutes. Then all of us eat the turkey.

Blueberry Pie…Bryna Breedlove

First, I put blueberries in the pie. Next, I will cook it. Last, let it cool and eat it.

Peas…Hunter Bean

First, I get a can of peas and put my peas in a pot. Next, I cook my peas and put the lid on for 10 minutes. Last, I eat them all gone.

Carrots…Swayze Smallwood

First, get 2 cans of carrots. Next, open the cans. Then you cook them.

Mashed Potatoes…Bam

First, get potatoes and peel them. Next, cook until they are done. Last, drain and mash. It takes 30 minutes.

Turkey…Wyatt Minton

First, I cook a turkey and stuff it. Next, I get the salad and pasta. Last cook the turkey and pasta for 17 minutes.

Heart-shaped cookies…Bella Riley

First, I buy some cookie mix so I can make cookies. Next, I get an egg and mix them together. Last, I put it in the oven, and then I eat it.

Turkey…Noah Brown

First, you have to kill the turkey. Next, you skin the turkey. Last, then you cook the turkey and eat it.

Carrots…Nevaeh Jones

First, I get a can of carrots. Next, I dump them in. Last, I cook them for 5 hours.

Turkey…Taylor Barger

First, I kill the turkey. Next, I bake the turkey. Last, I eat it.

Corn…Joshalyn Luenebrink

First, I get a can of corn. Next, pour the corn into the pot. Then I cook it for 1 hour.

Pumpkin Pie…Addison Greathouse

First, I spray the pan. Next, I make crust. Last, get filling and pour in crust. Bake for 45 minutes.

Turkey…Andrew Spicer

First, you kill the turkey then you cook the turkey then you eat the turkey.

Turkey…Raegan Wray

First, hunt a turkey. Next, put it in a pot and cook it for 10 minutes.

Pumpkin Pie…Kaleb Stidham

First, I pick a pumpkin. Next, I cook it. Last, I eat it.

Shrimp…Drayden Stagnolia

First, I get shrimp in a can. Next, I pour the shrimp then, I cook the shrimp.

Oatmeal Pie…Emma Caudill

First, I get a box of oatmeal. Next, I put it into the pot for 2 hours to cook it and then eat it.

Baked Beans…Presleigh Angel

First, I have a can. Next, pour in the baked beans and cook them for a half an hour.

Turkey…Karina Gullett

First, I put in the turkey in the oven and I cook it for an hour. Last, I eat it.

Chicken…Emmalee Schill

First, put sugar on the chicken. Then cook it for 7 minutes. Last, put it in the fridge for 4 minutes and eat it.

Turkey…Chaley Arnholt

Use salt and sometimes pepper. Cook the turkey for 45 seconds and then get the turkey out of the oven when it is finished and then eat it!

Cookies…Adam Blanton

Get cookie dough, then get little kisses and put them all in a pot. Put in the oven for 16 minutes. Then take it out and it should be hard and the kisses should be in them.

Turkey…Jaylyn Browning

Put in the oven for 20 minutes. Cut it and then eat it!

Turkey…Kaycee Combs

Buy it and cook it before Thanksgiving for 10 minutes. Put it in the fridge until the next day. Then eat it on Thanksgiving!

Turkey…Koby Davis

Put it in the oven for 6 min. Take it out and put it on the table then the people come and eat it.

Turkey…Jazlin Gibson

Put it in the oven for 30 minutes. Then you eat it.

Turkey…Taylor Gorbett

You put it in the oven usually for 3 minutes. Cut it into slices then after that you get some and put it on your plate and eat it.

Turkey…Brayden Heath

First catch the turkey. Take it home. Then cook it until everyone gets to grandmas. Then take it out and let all the people eat some.

Cookies…Dillon Howard

Cook them in the oven for 11 minutes. Then the bell rings. Eat them.

Turkey …Jeffrey Howard

Bake it for 100 hours. When it is done eat it!

Turkey…Gage Howard

Stick it in the oven for 84 seconds. Put gravy over the top of it and bake some biscuits. Add some apple butter. Eat it!

Stuffing…Jude Howard

Bake it for 1 hour. Then let it sit. Then everyone eats it.

Turkey…Kendra Kelshaw

Put it in the oven for about 8 minutes. You can eat it now. Then go play with your cousins.

Turkey…Ryley Marsh

Fix in the stove for 45 minutes I think. Then put it in the oven for 5 minutes. Take it out and eat it.

Pumpkin Pie…Kylie Masters

Chop up pumpkins and take out the seeds. Then put in the bread in the oven for about 15 minutes or a couple of minutes longer. Then put a little bit of spice in it. Put some crème on it.

Turkey…Kamren Maxie

Get it from the woods. Then chop it up and heat up in the microwave for 20 minutes. Eat it!

Potatoes…Mason Mooreman

Cut them up and put them in the pit. Take them out and eat them.

Turkey…Emery O’Sullivan

Put it in the oven for an hour. Get it out and eat it.

Cupcakes…Kaylie Prince

Put them in a pan and then melt butter. Then stir the butter up. Then bake them in the oven for 14 minutes. Put icing and put a strawberry on top.

Stuffing…Lilly Prince

Cook a lot of it in a bowl for 29 seconds. Then eat it!

Ham…Anthony Satchwill

Cook it on the oven for 6 minutes then eat it!

Turkey…Miracle Sizemore

Buy the turkey from Wal-Mart. Go home and cook it for a little bit. Eat it!

Turkey…Shaylie Steele

Put it in the oven for 20 seconds. Take it out and eat it.

Ham…Shyla Steele

Put it in the oven for 1 hour and then eat it!

Ham…Baylee Tatlock

Buy it from Wal-Mart. Cook it for 25 minutes. Add seasoning then eat it!

Chicken…Gavin Wiesman

Put it in the oven for about like 45 minutes. When it beeps you take it out of the oven. Then when it gets out of the oven you need to squeeze the juice out and add stuff to the inside. Then eat it!

Turkey…Olivia Wilp

Go to the store, like Wal-Mart, and bring it home. Then you put it in the oven for a little bit. Then put a tablecloth on the table and then use a fork and knife and slice the turkey. Next eat it!