2020 Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom Teacher of the Year presented at the 2020 Virtual National AITC Conference! Watch her presentation here! https://youtu.be/Mxuolglfos8 Katie's Powerpoint on Integrating Agriculture! Katie Buckley NAITC PowerpointDownload
Our video of the call will be located here: https://youtu.be/xfmDh_ZFYD8 Welcome to the Staley Museum https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vBspAXmOvA AE Staley the Man. From North Carolina Farmer to Baking Soda to Starch to Decatur. https://staleymuseum.com/a-e-staley-bio/ Staley, Muller and Decatur https://staleymuseum.com/staley-mueller-connection/ Soybean Processing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCeAjEPDwpg Soybean Processing Fact Sheet https://www.ilsoy.org/sites/default/files/media/pdfs/Behind%20the%20Crush%20Infographic.pdf Soybeans and Fuel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koc9Obhcg_I#action=share History of Soybeans and Soyfoods https://www.soyinfocenter.com/HSS/ae_staley_manufacturing.php Staley today … Continue reading July 9, 2020 Staley Museum and Soybeans!
Our Training Session is housed here. https://youtu.be/z-9lprjira8 Agriculture and History Powerpoint IL Ag HistoryDownload Illinois History Ag Mag Growing A Nation http://www.growinganation.org In the Good Old Days Activity Sheet. https://naitc-api.usu.edu/media/uploads/2019/06/05/In_the_Good_Old_Days_Inventory_Activity_Sheet_2019.pdf
Our recorded Zoom Presentation is available at https://youtu.be/hUdoYfanVW8 Zach's field trip video! https://youtu.be/aG22S3PoaOc Pork Nutrient Cycle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EiD2L3bGSE8 Illinois AITC Pork Ag Mag Illinois AITC Pork Reader Illinois AITC Pork Young Readers Breeds of Pigs Animal Cares-Pork Cares Pork Bi-Products https://www.ted.com/talks/christien_meindertsma_how_pig_parts_make_the_world_turn?language=en Books! Pig 05049 by Christine Meindertsma Pigs and Pork in the Story of Agriculture by … Continue reading Pork Field Trip-July 2 with Zach Perkins, 2020 Illinois Pork Ambassador
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Utah JY Ferry Field Trip Recorded Zoom presentation will be available here https://youtu.be/BuvhcSb7r-g Welcome to our Trip to Utah: *JY Ferry Farm, Corrine Utah, Becca Ferry and Family https://www.jyferry.org/ * Denise Stewardson, Utah State University, Utah AITC State Contact http://www.agclassroom.org/ut Ferry Farm Video https://youtu.be/hkIfupJrRfw https://youtu.be/hkIfupJrRfw Learn more about the invasive species of Phragmites at https://www.fws.gov/gomcp/pdfs/phragmitesqa_factsheet.pdf … Continue reading June 25, 2020 Visit to JY Ferry Farm, Corrine, Utah
The recording from National AITC will be available here: https://youtu.be/lbv9ruyFDbA Kevin's PowerPoint used during the presentation. scrambled-states-national-conferenceDownload Original Scrambled States Booklet More Scrambled States Booklet Both lesson booklets have books listed. Want to visit the online lesson and activities? https://beyondthebarndoor.wordpress.com/category/scrambled-states/ Illinois Ag Mags that are available for use on smartboards at http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags.shtml Seems some of … Continue reading Scrambled States of Agriculture-National AITC Presentation June 24, 2020
Looking for something to read this summer?A recent survey found that over half of the audience for Young Adult Literature (YA) are adults! Why not join the ranks and take some YA with you this summer out to the back yard! Young Adult Literature, includes pieces you probably remember. Huckleberry Finn, The Outsiders, and even Harry Potter are considered YA, … Continue reading Some Summer Reading!
Recorded Zoom presentation available here https://youtu.be/_Lpb6UqI_rs Welcome to our Beef Field Trip with McKenzie Davison, Illinois Beef Association Intern. https://youtu.be/6uIFD54ZW3U Illinois Animal Ag Leading Counties illnois-animal-ag-leading-countites-1Download Looking to purchase beef locally? https://www.illinoisbeef.com/membership/local-beef-directory Illinois AITC Ag Mag http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Beef%20Ag%20Mag%20for%20Web_FINAL.PDF Illinois AITC Beef Readers http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/TerraNova/clr_beefnews.pdf Illinois AITC Beef Young Readers http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/Young%20Reader%20Fact%20Sheets/BeefYoungReader.pdf Breeds of Cattle http://www.thecattlesite.com/breeds/beef/ Animal Health https://www.watchusgrow.org/2017/01/02/raising-kids-and-cattle-its-all-about-choices/ … Continue reading Beef Field Trip-June 18, 2020 McKenzie Davison, Illinois Beef Association
Recorded Zoom Presentation will be available here: https://youtu.be/0BVjd5fTWDU Welcome to our field trip...today we work with Hayley Jackson, 2020 Midwest Dairy Association Intern. https://youtu.be/btctFusQbC0 We are all about Dairy this Week! Be sure to check out our facebook page lesson site http://www.beyondthebarndoor.wordpress.com for lots of lessons this week. Additionally, If you didn’t catch the … Continue reading Dairy Field Trip-June 11, 2020 Hayley Jackson, Midwest Dairy Association