Sweet Chocolate Links
A great resource for information about chocolate. Scroll down and click on “From Bean to Bar” to find out how they process chocolate into candy bars!
An awesome on-line activity from our hometown museum! Follow the directions and find out how chocolate is harvested, processed, and made into candy.
Read these amazing and fun facts! Make sure to scroll to the bottom to continue reading facts about the history and different uses of chocolate.
Watch a video from the Hershey factory telling the story of how Hershey chocolate is made.
Navigate the timeline to learn about important dates in the history of chocolate.
Locations around the globe where chocolate is grown
View pictures of the cross sections of different candy bars. Can you identify them?
A great activity for teaching fractions with candy bars.
Chocolate Activities from the Field Museum (ELL resource – in English & Spanish)
An abundance of chocolate activities and worksheets. Here are some of the highlights:
Chocolate and its Environment
ę Lesson 1 – Chocolate and the Rainforest
ę Lesson 2 – Cacao tree anatomy
ę Lesson 4 – Cacao Web
ę Lesson 5 – Great diagram of the cacao pod
Chocolate and Culture
ę Lesson 2 – recipe for Aztec chocolate (sequence activity)
ę Lesson 5 – sequence of chocolate production (can be used with chocolate tour link)