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:

Here is the PowerPoint presentation used today. In it are numerous links to additional resources.

This is the short documentary about the IL locks and dams that we referenced:

The USDA 2017 Ag Census Maps can be accessed here.

And here is the “Kids Try” video that we watched about 100 years of sack lunches.

We highly recommend purchasing Hungry Planet for your classroom. To see some of the pictures in the book, you can visit the author’s website.

And most exciting of all, here is our new lesson booklet for high school students to teach younger students about agriculture!

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