Gingerbread for Liberty

The Story

Discover in Gingerbread for Liberty! How a German Baker Helped Win the American Revolution by Mara Rockliff how Christopher Ludwick, a German-born American patriot, helped George Washington.

The Questions

Now that you have “read” the story. Now what do you think of the following questions?

  1.  What are ways you can help support a cause you believe in?
  2. Did you know how much work it was to bake in the 18th century?

The Activities

The attached recipe (below) includes instructions for cooking in a conventional modern oven.

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Once you listen to our Gingerbread for Liberty Revolutionary Story Time program, try your hand at this great wax resist craft.

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