Family & Consumer Sciences


Kitchen Math: Measuring 22 min.

In this film, Megan Thomaspresents, with humor and style, basic kitchen measurements, measuring tools and techniques.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2016

Bread: Inside the Factory—How Our Food Is Made (Series 1) 60 min.

Gregg Wallace discovers how one of Britain's largest bakeries makes up to one and a half million loaves of bread each week. Following the production of one of the UK'sfavorite loaves, he learns how it is possible to bake 4,000 loaves at once and how a machine can bag a loaf of bread in midair. Cherry Healey takes us inside one of the largest flour mills in the UKto see how the perfect flour is mad...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Chocolate: Inside the Factory—How Our Food Is Made (Series 1) 60 min.

Go inside Nestlé's chocolate factory in York to discover how humans and robots produce a staggering seven million candy bars a day. Gregg Wallace takes us through the process of turning cocoa beans into Kit Kat bars in a 24 hour period. See how hollow chocolate Easter eggs are made and how truffles are hand-decorated and packed by robots into an assortment box. Learn how chocolate went from an exp...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Inside the Factory: How Our Favorite Foods Are Made (Series 1) 150 min.

MasterChef’s Gregg Wallace takes his love of food back to the source—the factories that feed us—to find out how some of our favorite foods get made. In each program, over the course of 24 hours, Gregg watches incredible edibles created from scratch on the tightest of timescales. Stepping into a different factory each episode, he uncovers the amazing processes behind the production of bread, dairy...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Milk: Inside the Factory—How Our Food Is Made (Series 1) 60 min.

Gregg Wallace takes viewers to one of the largest fresh milk processing plants on earth to see how they get milk from cow to carton in less than 24 hours. Seehow one factory can process 2,000 liters of milk in under a minute and visit a hi-tech British farm, where the cows are milked entirely by robots. Cherry Healey discovers how milk is used to make cheese and ice cream on an epic scale and reve...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Building Strong Families 53 min.

Encourage and engage parents and children to create lasting bonds to build stronger families. Join parenting experts Michelle and David Neujahr and their grown children as they share their tools and ideas for helping to build steadfast family ties that last a lifetime. The Neujahrs share their experiences and explain that taking time to think about who you are as a family, what you believe, and wh...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Food Safety: It's In Your Hands 22 min.

Ever get sick from something you ate? An estimated 1 in 6 people contract a foodborne illness each year.Discover the steps to keeping food safe from foodborne illness by joining a chef in the kitchen along with a microbiologist to learn what you need to know for clean and safe food storage and preparation. This video features short segments that breakdown food safety essentials, including: common...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Knife Skills 28 min.

Join Chef Marshall O'Brien to learn essential knife skills and basic cuts to gain confidence in the kitchen. He explains how to stay safe, identifies common types of knives, and demonstrates various cutting techniques. Segments include: Knife Safety, Types of Knives, Cutting Methods: Fruits and Vegetables, Cutting Methods: Chicken, Using the Blender and Using the Food Processor.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Knife Skills for Foodservice 27 min.

Join Chef Marshall O'Brien to learn basic knife skills essentials for foodservice operations. Chef O'Brien offer insight and practical advice to train foodservice workers to safely and efficiently cut fresh fruits and vegetables with a knife and an industrial food processor.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Accidents Happen: What to Do When You’re in a Car Accident 33 min.

Even if you’re a safe driver, car accidents are an inevitable part of life. The average driver will go through three to four accidents in a lifetime. And when an accident happens, all drivers involved have certain responsibilities. This video covers preparedness for an accident, driver responsibilities (legal and ethical) when one occurs, what steps to follow immediately after the accident and in...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015