The Cultures of Agriculture, Part 3: Amber Waves of Terrain–Diverse Geographies, Cultures, and Crops

Thanks to everyone who attended our session this morning! See below for a collection of all the resources we referenced in our teacher training. First, here is a recording of the Zoom session: https://youtu.be/7440VcgmTkI Here is the PowerPoint presentation used today. In it are numerous links to additional resources. amber-waves-of-terrainDownload This is the short documentary … Continue reading The Cultures of Agriculture, Part 3: Amber Waves of Terrain–Diverse Geographies, Cultures, and Crops

The Cultures of Agriculture, Part 2: Critter Culture–The Diversity of Animal Ag Around the World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2kFZmZBV0vA&feature=youtu.be Here's an activity from the National AITC website focused on the ruminant digestive system! https://www.agclassroom.org/teacher/matrix/lessonplan.cfm?lpid=604&search_term_lp=ruminant Here are two of our dairy activities, mentioned in the presentation! ice-creamDownload butterDownload Check out this website from a camel farm based in Australia. This is where you can find the nutritional values of camel milk! https://summerlandcamels.com.au/camel-milk/ Here's a … Continue reading The Cultures of Agriculture, Part 2: Critter Culture–The Diversity of Animal Ag Around the World

Material from Illinois Pork and Illinois Corn Growers

Zoom Session will be placed here https://youtu.be/_TWRzr5aVGk Pork Powerpoint pork-aitc-ppDownload Pork Supply Chain YouTube Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oabfSWU-nz4&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR14MOCHQ5gXmhNyJu6M0MkiDbiLnd3F-oKtTX-hAtz2FgNAcpEwLH4FiAQ Looking for a Pork Chop on a Stick or a Cool Pork T-shirt (that helps support getting pork into IL Foodbanks?) Check out the IL Pork website at https://ilpork.com/ Illinois Corn Growers Powerpoint il-corn-resources-for-aitc-002Download

The Cultures of Agriculture, Part 1: Accurate Ag, Powerful Stories, Diverse Voices

Session 1--Kevin Daugherty Session Video https://youtu.be/Dco4FqX3dE8 Session Powerpoint below accurate-ag-powerful-stories-diverse-voices-2Download Chat Feature comments accurate-ag-powerful-voices-chatDownload BIPOC and other Book List below bipoc-book-list-6.25.2020Download Garden in a Glove http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/InterestApproaches/Garden%20in%20a%20Glove.pdf Garden in a Glove Lab Sheet http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/InterestApproaches/Macoupin%20County%20-%20Garden%20in%20a%20Glove%20Lab.pdf What Land Works Best? From National AITC https://agclassroom.org/teacher/matrix/lessonplan.cfm?lpid=372&search_term_lp=what%20land%20works%20best Tops and Bottoms http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/InterestApproaches/tops&bottoms.pdf Urban Ag Mag http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/URBAN_Interactive.pdf Wheat Grinding Activity (See page 3 … Continue reading The Cultures of Agriculture, Part 1: Accurate Ag, Powerful Stories, Diverse Voices

Wednesday, July 29 Coordinator Training: Social Media 101

Thank you to everyone who joined today's session on social media! We covered a lot in a short amount of time, but hopefully everyone was able to take something away that will help with social media management specific to your county's unique Agriculture in the Classroom program. Below is the recording of today's Zoom session: … Continue reading Wednesday, July 29 Coordinator Training: Social Media 101

Welcome to the Farm Charles Roegge/Cass County/July 28, 2020

The recorded Zoom Conversation will be available here https://youtu.be/jQfDA5p_MbQ The Chat questions will be here charlie-meetting-chatDownload Charlie's Field Trip Video https://youtu.be/H0kARKkxnko Cass County Lewis Cass, soldier, statesman, minister to France, senator from Michigan,Secretary of War under Jackson, Secretary of State under Buchanan andcandidate for the presidency. Location with northern border the Sangamon River and western … Continue reading Welcome to the Farm Charles Roegge/Cass County/July 28, 2020

Illinois Reads/Illinois Center for the Book/Author Patricia Toht Field Trip

The Recording of this Zoom Call will be available here.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KaohVrzb4oc Saved Chat Feature il-reads-saved-chatDownload Illinois State Library Center for the Book Power Point cneter-for-the-book-ag-in-the-classroom-july-2020Download Illinois Reads Video https://youtu.be/pvUIDN70vSo Patricia Toht Website http://www.patriciatoht.com/ Patty Toht Slide Presentation https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/16LqAI-rjfDQjkOO7cDzyyt5Qv1rQThM96tGlVbeRLL8/edit?usp=sharing Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators https://illinois.scbwi.org/ GROG Group Blog https://groggorg.blogspot.com/ Illinois Reads http://illinoisreads.org/ Illinois Reads … Continue reading Illinois Reads/Illinois Center for the Book/Author Patricia Toht Field Trip

MORE HUNGRY PLANET TRAINING

Zoom Recording of July 22, 2020 Training https://youtu.be/GJsrGd0x5k4 Chat Feature Questions and Answers here.... hungry-planet-more-zoom-chat-Download Agenda below more-for-agriculture-grant-training-finalDownload Overview Powerpoint more-hungry-planet-powerpoint-1Download Powerpoint Handout more-hungry-planet-powerpoint-print-versionDownload Pre-Survey is located at https://form.jotform.com/201946301227145 please complete before you implement. You won't receive books until you complete Post-Survey PLEASE COMPLETE after you implement https://form.jotform.com/201946574488166 FINAL REPORT. Please complete by May 31, … Continue reading MORE HUNGRY PLANET TRAINING

Tuesday, 7/21 Teacher Training–Give ‘Em Pumpkin to Talk About: Engaging Pumpkin-Themed Texts and Lessons

Thanks for joining us for today's Teacher Training all about pumpkins! Below is the recorded Zoom session, the powerpoint presentation (with links to additional resources), and video links to the videos shown in today's session. https://youtu.be/qlTNguapvrU Powerpoint PresentationDownload Here is the video we showed about Growing Pumpkins in Illinois: https://youtu.be/jpImbwe62eQ And here is our Pumpkin … Continue reading Tuesday, 7/21 Teacher Training–Give ‘Em Pumpkin to Talk About: Engaging Pumpkin-Themed Texts and Lessons