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 2016 Pancake Day is on Tuesday 9th February.
Pancake Day always falls 47 days before Easter Sunday.
WHAT IS A PANCAKE ?
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 !
SHROVE TUESDAY WORD SEARCH
A PANCAKE PLAYING 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.
THE BIG PANCAKE
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?