Mud Snacks

Mud Snacks

Mud Pie


  • 6 heaping tsp. cocoa
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • Dash of salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup margarine
  • 1 tsp. vanilla

Mix the cocoa, sugar, flour, and salt in a bowl. Beat the eggs and melt the margarine. Add these ingredients to the mixture with the teaspoon of vanilla. Mix well and pour into a greased 9-inch pie pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Cut into small portions.

Mud For Sale


  • Chocolate pudding
  • Milk
  • Crushed Oreo cookies
  • Gummy worms

Read the story Mud For Sale by Brenda Nelson. Let the children create mud pies. Mix up the chocolate pudding according to the packet directions. Serve the pudding in cups, have the children sprinkle crushed Oreo (muddy lumps), and add a gummy worm to the cup. Dig in!

Snacks provided by:

Story County Conservation Board
Nature Boxes for Early Childhood Educators
Debbi Williams
56461 180th St.
Ames, IA 50010
Story County Conservation

Category: Snacks

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