In the UK (United Kingdom), Ireland, Australia … Pancake Day is also known as Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Tuesday because it is the one day of the year when almost everyone eats a pancake.
Shrove Tuesday day is the day before Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. The day is commonly celebrated with a feast of pancakes
In 2014 Pancake Day is on Tuesday 4th March.
Pancake Day always falls 47 days before Easter Sunday.
A PANCAKE RECIPE
An English pancake is a thin cake, made of flour, eggs, milk, butter, salt and sugar and fried in a pan. Then the pancake is rolled and some people add lemon juice or jam
lemon juice or jam
People have pancake races. It is very funny !
MAKE A PANCAKE PLAYING A GAME
A PANCAKE SONG
Mix a pancake,
Stir a pancake,
Pop it in the pan;
Fry the pancake,
Toss the pancake,
Catch it if you can.
You can listen to the song in the following video.
Cooking pancakes for Mum and Dad on Sunday morning.
Here you have the recipe.
LISTEN TO A PANCAKE STORY
SHROVE TUESDAY ACTIVITIES
PANCAKE DAY (SHROVE TUESDAY) TRADITION
Kids and adults enjoying some pancake races in Dorset.
What do you prefer? English pancakes, American pancakes or Filloas?