Ice Cream Lesson for Kids: History & Facts


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_____ is important in making ice cream to ensure that ice crystals do not form.

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1. Which ancient Greek king enjoyed icy drinks sweetened with honey?

2. Who mostly ate ice cream up until the late 1800s?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

How is ice cream made? Where was it once served? These are the kinds of questions you'll be asked when you use this quiz and worksheet combo.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz allows you to show your ability to:

  • Explain an important process in ice cream making that stops ice crystals from forming
  • Name the ancient Greek king who enjoyed sweetened icy drinks
  • Identify the types of people who mostly ate ice cream up to the late 1800s
  • Provide the name of the popular ice cream shops that began opening in the late 1800s
  • Describe what the people who served ice cream at these shops were called

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the lesson, such as what process ensures that ice crystals do not form in ice cream as it is made
  • Information recall - remember what types of people were once the only ones who enjoyed ice cream and which Greek king enjoyed sweet icy drinks
  • Knowledge application - use what you know to answer questions about ice cream shops and the name of the person who served people that came into those shops

Additional Learning

Learn more cold, hard facts about this subject with the lesson titled, Ice Cream Lesson for Kids: History & Facts. The lesson discusses the following:

  • What ice cream is made from
  • Some other famous figures who enjoyed eating icy treats
  • How many gallons of ice cream are made in America each year
  • What happened to ice cream during World War II