Preschool Bakers: Snackbox Slice


Snack box sliceThis easy slice is perfect for your keen preschool baker busting to get cooking in the kitchen. This slice is quick and easy to put together and is perfect to pop into the kids snack boxes.

Snackbox Slice
Recipe type: Snackbox
What you'll need
  • 4 Weetbix (or other type of cereal biscuit) ~ crushed
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup dessicated coconut
  • 2 Tbsp Cocoa
  • 1 cup self-raising flour
  • 125g butter ~ melted
  • 1 egg ~ lightly beaten
  • Icing
  • 1 cup icing sugar
  • 30g butter
  • 1 Tbsp cocoa
  • 2 Tbsp milk
  1. Preheat oven to 180C. Line a 20cm x 30cm baking tray with baking paper.
  2. Combine all dry ingredients together.
  3. Add butter and egg. Mix well.
  4. Pour mixture onto baking tray and using the back of a wooden spoon press the mixture down until it lies flat in the tray (see picture below).
  5. Cook 15 - 20mins.
  6. Remove from oven allow to cool in the tin.
  7. Make icing.
  8. Ice once slice is cool.

Snackbox Slice

Tip #1

Set out the ingredients before you start. Before you invite the kids to cook measure some of the ingredients out to keep things moving along in the kitchen.
Snackbox Slice

Tip #2

Give everyone a task. Some of the easiest tasks for your little bakers are whisking, rolling balls, stirring, helping you pour out a measuring cup.
Snackbox Slice



  1. Hi! I don’t have a cereal biscuit. Can I just leave it out?

  2. These look fantastic! I love that the kids can get involved in the baking process. Thank you for sharing. Pinned.
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  3. Yum! This slice caught my eye straight away. Can’t wait to make it with Cammy.
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