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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    Ways to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing About Us Contact Us Meet the Staff Board Members E newsletter Media Reports Teaching Resources Lesson Plans What s Growin On Ag Bites Fact Sheets School Gardens California Grows Map Teacher Resource Guide Learn About Ag Partnering Organizations Request Free Materials Purchase AITC Items Programs Events Story Writing Contest CA Conference University Student Teacher Program Seed Survivor Mobile Unit National Ag Week Summer Ag Institute Ag Literacy Calendar Budding Artists Grants Scholarships Literacy for Life Grants CA Conference Scholarships Look at Agriculture Organically Grants Other Grants Ways to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing Teaching Resources Fruits and Vegetables for Health By Pricilla Naworski MS and Brenda Byers MS September 2012 Grade 4 6 Subjects Science Mathematics English Language Arts History Social Science Health Nutrition Standards Common Core State Standards Fruits and Vegetables for Health contains five lessons designed to teach students about the production distribution and nutritional value of California grown produce Students will gain knowledge in geography language arts science nutrition and

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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    Organically Grants Other Grants Ways to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing About Us Contact Us Meet the Staff Board Members E newsletter Media Reports Teaching Resources Lesson Plans What s Growin On Ag Bites Fact Sheets School Gardens California Grows Map Teacher Resource Guide Learn About Ag Partnering Organizations Request Free Materials Purchase AITC Items Programs Events Story Writing Contest CA Conference University Student Teacher Program Seed Survivor Mobile Unit National Ag Week Summer Ag Institute Ag Literacy Calendar Budding Artists Grants Scholarships Literacy for Life Grants CA Conference Scholarships Look at Agriculture Organically Grants Other Grants Ways to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing Teaching Resources What s Bugging You By Pamela Emery and Ethan Heifetz July 2001 Grade 4 6 Subjects Science Mathematics English Language Arts History Social Science Visual Performing Arts Through a variety of activities students reinforce their skills of reading writing designing investigating and problem solving while learning about a current issue pest management The students develop a definition for the word pest learn about agricultural

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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing About Us Contact Us Meet the Staff Board Members E newsletter Media Reports Teaching Resources Lesson Plans What s Growin On Ag Bites Fact Sheets School Gardens California Grows Map Teacher Resource Guide Learn About Ag Partnering Organizations Request Free Materials Purchase AITC Items Programs Events Story Writing Contest CA Conference University Student Teacher Program Seed Survivor Mobile Unit National Ag Week Summer Ag Institute Ag Literacy Calendar Budding Artists Grants Scholarships Literacy for Life Grants CA Conference Scholarships Look at Agriculture Organically Grants Other Grants Ways to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing Teaching Resources Edible Plant Parts By Karen Chambers and Pamela Emery September 2013 Grade 2 3 Subjects Science Mathematics English Language Arts History Social Science Health Nutrition Visual Performing Arts Standards Common Core State Standards Next Generation Science Standards This unit allows students and teachers to examine the six basic plant parts roots stems leaves flowers fruits and seeds in a unique way Through hands on activities students will learn about

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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    Learn by Playing Teaching Resources Learn About Ag California Specialty Crops Specialty crops are fruits and tree nuts vegetables herbs and spices nursery floriculture and horticulture crops They re the commodities that are not considered staple foods California produces more than 400 different commodities many of which are specialty crops They re all around us What s Growin On CA Crop Talk Specialty Crops Edition This 16 page newspaper highlights the many agricultural products of California Activities trivia readings and graphics are sprinkled throughout providing a connection for every learner Many activites are aligned to the Content Standards for California Public Schools Download Entire Tab PDF 48 4 MB Fill out a Request Form to receive a free classroom set while supplies last What s Growin On Extra Extra Classroom Extensions This teacher resource offers extensions to activities related to the content of What s Growin On newspaper supplement Download Extra Extra Classroom Extensions PDF 3 6 MB Specialty Crop Fact Sheet Set These California specific fact sheets include information about natural resources or commodity production history nutrition top producing counties and economic values The activity sheets provide specific lesson ideas and fun facts for each topic Download Entire Tab PDF 13 8 MB Invasive Species Fact Sheet Set Get the facts to help prevent the damage caused by invasive species to California s Specialty Crops Download Entire Tab PDF 8 1 MB Asian Citrus Psyllid Worksheet Template PDF 19 MB California Specialty Crop Resource Packet In this guide you will discover the many ways we use specialty crops and learn how to use them in the classroom to make a lasting connection between our everyday lives and the world of agriculture Download Entire File PDF 60 5 MB California Grows Map The California Grows map shows the top three

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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    preparing recipes to educate students teachers and the public about beef its nutritional value and its proper handling and preparation The student developed recipes use easy techniques and readily available ingredients Each of the four cooking video clips are paired with educational lesson plans that are aligned to Common Core State Standards for students in grades 3 5 6 8 and 9 12 See more information and all videos on our Bon á La Beef webpage Steer Towards STEM Careers in Animal Agriculture This five lesson unit for grades 3 5 promotes the development of STEM abilities and critical thinking skills while fostering an appreciation for the people involved in livestock production The curriculum includes real life challenges for students to investigate inquiry based labs and opportunities to plan and construct models Featured careers include animal physiologist agricultural engineer range manager animal nutritionist and animal geneticist Download entire lesson plan PDF 5 72 MB View these lessons online in the Curriculum Matrix More about this lesson plan Beef Fact and Activity Sheet This California specific beef fact sheet includes information about production breeds top producing counties history and nutritional value The second page provides lesson and activity ideas Download Fact Sheet PDF 273 KB Standards PDF 81 KB Ag Bites Ag Bites are a set of fun bite sized activity sheets for bringing hands on agricultural education into your classroom Three of the 14 sheets feature beef topics Download Cowboy Brands PDF 488 KB Explore the importance of brands to identify a rancher s cattle Grades 3 4 Got Guts PDF 158 KB Investigate the ruminate digestive system Grades 3 5 Roll of the Genes PDF 146 KB Predict the outcome of livestock breeding scenarios Grades 3 5 Website Entire Ag Bite Set Explore a variety of hands on agricultural

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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing Teaching Resources Learn About Ag STEM Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics are essential educational disciplines in the field of agriculture Each unit features lessons that promote the development of STEM abilities and critical thinking skills There are inquiry based labs and real life challenges for students to better understand animal agriculture grades 3 5 food science grades 6 8 and sustainable energy grades 9 12 Steer Toward STEM Careers in Animal Agriculture This five lesson unit for grades 3 5 promotes the development of STEM abilities and critical thinking skills while fostering an appreciation for the people involved in livestock production The curriculum includes real life challenges for students to investigate inquiry based labs and opportunities to plan and construct models Featured careers include animal physiologist agricultural engineer range manager animal nutritionist and animal geneticist Download entire lesson plan PDF 5 72 MB View these lessons online in the National Curriculum Matrix More about this lesson plan From STEM to Plate Careers in Food Science This four lesson unit for grades 6 8 promotes the development of STEM abilities and critical thinking skills while fostering an appreciation for the people involved in food production The curriculum includes inquiry based labs real life challenges for students to investigate and opportunities to plan and construct products and shipping models Featured careers include food scientist food packaging specialist food transportation specialist and food safety specialist Order your free copy Download entire lesson plan PDF 2 7 MB View these lessons online in the National Curriculum Matrix More about this lesson plan Supplemental Content STEM Science Technology Engineering and Math From STEM to Plate Careers in Food Science Food Safety Sleuths FBI Case Perils at the Picnic

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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    kindergarten to twelfth grade Explore this variety of materials to help students discover the fundamental plant nutrients and the science of growing crops All lessons and activities are aligned to the current California Education Standards including Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards Educator s Guide to Fun with the Plant Nutrient Team This booklet is a support piece to the activity book for grades K 3 from the Nutrients for Life Foundation and the International Plant Nutrition Institute The extension lessons build upon topics in the Fun With the Plant Nutrient Team activity book which was written to help children better understand what the soil needs to be healthy in order to provide us with healthy foods Order your free copy of the educator s guide Order a master copy of the student activity book Download educator s guide PDF 5 5 MB What Do Plants Need to Grow In this comprehensive science unit for grades 2 4 students learn what plants need to survive and reproduce Twelve interrelated hands on lessons and activities allow students to experiment with plants and relate what they learn to the food they eat Order your free copy Download entire unit PDF 10 MB Too Much Too Little This eleven lesson unit for grades 5 8 introduces students to the connection between soil nutrients and the food they eat The lessons consist of a series of demonstrations and hands on experiments that show that plants require nutrients in certain quantities Students will investigate soil properties learn how to properly prepare fertilizer nutrient solutions identify deficiencies in plant nutrients using a key and much more Order your free copy Download entire unit PDF 9 8 MB Download the Supplemental Content Nutrient Deficient Plants PowerPoint 3 5 MB Nutrient Deficient Plants Answers PDF

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  • California Agriculture in the Classroom
    Other Grants Ways to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing About Us Contact Us Meet the Staff Board Members E newsletter Media Reports Teaching Resources Lesson Plans What s Growin On Ag Bites Fact Sheets School Gardens California Grows Map Teacher Resource Guide Learn About Ag Partnering Organizations Request Free Materials Purchase AITC Items Programs Events Story Writing Contest CA Conference University Student Teacher Program Seed Survivor Mobile Unit National Ag Week Summer Ag Institute Ag Literacy Calendar Budding Artists Grants Scholarships Literacy for Life Grants CA Conference Scholarships Look at Agriculture Organically Grants Other Grants Ways to Help Donate Thank You Sponsors In Kind Donations Volunteer 30 Year Events Student Center Students Imagine this Learn by Playing Programs Events Imagine this Story Writing Contest 2015 State Winners A Sweet Potato Water Fix Drew Ramirez 3rd Grade Gratton Elementary School Sheila Amaral Teacher Read Story Carrot Man Ventures into the City Kaiya Luevano 4th Grade South Oceanside Elementary Janette Boone Teacher Read Story Healing Kiwifruit Chloe Um 5th Grade Fred Ekstrand School Jeff Miedema Teacher Read Story Apples to Apples Jaden Fontes 6th Grade St Stanislaus

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