Jolabokaflod and Agriculture in the Classroom

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYkQPGN99DM&feature=share   During World War II, the citizens of Iceland began a unique tradition.  Because of rationing for the war effort, traditional Christmas celebrations were a challenge.  Paper was one of the few supplies not rationed making books and affordable, practical gift.  The tradition of Jolabokaflod, or the Christmas Book Flood, continues today. Looking for … Continue reading Jolabokaflod and Agriculture in the Classroom

2018 Holiday Reading List

Something to read…… Suggestions for Christmas presents?? Something they want, something they need, something to wear and something to READ!  We have the READ covered.  Let’s explore some new books with ag related themes!   We encourage you to visit your local bookseller or check out Amazon Smiles and the IAA Foundation (https://smile.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_c_1_15?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=on+the+farm+at+the+market&sprefix=on+the+farm+at+%2Caps%2C160&crid=3NHRS1YBJUVPN)! Check out this … Continue reading 2018 Holiday Reading List

2017 Holiday Reading and Agriculture

A YOU-TUBE VIDEO ABOUT OUR 2017 READING LIST IS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jK6-Bjowcuw   Something to read......   Suggestions for Christmas presents?? Something they want, something they need, something to wear and something to READ!  We have the READ covered.  Let’s explore some new books with ag related themes! Bee Dance by Rich Chrustowski, ISBN978-0-8050-99159-5, PreK-3.   A simple … Continue reading 2017 Holiday Reading and Agriculture

Take some YA and Agriculture with you to the beach!

Summer is here...and how about a reading list for teachers?  Whet your summer reading appetite with some YA and Ag Books! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yHolm6TO_0 Take some YA and Agriculture to the Beach! 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 … Continue reading Take some YA and Agriculture with you to the beach!