“Specialty Crops” Summer Teacher Training: July 20 and 27, 2021

After viewing the 7/27 session, please fill out the reflection here. After viewing the 7/20 session, please fill out the reflection here. To sign up for the Get-a-Grant Workshop, please fill out the form here. https://youtu.be/_IkAcjSK-CM https://youtu.be/eM_UIW8Qxj4 Here are all the lessons and resources covered in the Specialty Crops Sessions: Popcorn ScienceDownload Ode to a … Continue reading “Specialty Crops” Summer Teacher Training: July 20 and 27, 2021

Summer Book Club with IAITC

Members of our Summer 2021 Book Club can find more information on this page. The reflection for book club members can be found here: https://form.jotform.com/212136616466051 Apply for our Book Grant here: https://form.jotform.com/211234096320141 Apply for our Project Grant here: https://form.jotform.com/211234106599151 Here are the new Discussion Guides we created for each book: "Flip the Bird" Discussion GuideDownload … Continue reading Summer Book Club with IAITC

“Row Crops” Virtual Teacher Training: July 6 and 13

After viewing the presentation, please fill out the July 6 (Session 1) reflection here. After viewing the presentation, please fill out the July 13 (Session 2) reflection here. To sign up for our final block of Summer Virtual Teacher Training, click here. To sign up for our Get-a-Grant Workshop (IL classroom teachers only), click here. … Continue reading “Row Crops” Virtual Teacher Training: July 6 and 13

Let’s Give ‘Em PUMPKIN to Talk About: National AITC Conference 2021

Included here are all the resources from Illinois Ag in the Classroom's "Let's Give 'Em Pumpkin to Talk About" presentation at the National Ag in the Classroom Conference on June 29, 2021. Lesson BookletDownload All of the online interactive editions of our Ag Mags can be accessed here. https://youtu.be/m3Qjn7KfLqA All of our "Bee School" videos … Continue reading Let’s Give ‘Em PUMPKIN to Talk About: National AITC Conference 2021

“Livestock” Virtual Teacher Training: June 22 and 29

Fill out the reflection for the 6/22 session here. Fill out the reflection for the 6/29 session here. Sign up for the next block of sessions on Row Crops on July 6 and 13 here. Sign up for Summer Book Club here and the Get-a-Grant Workshop here. https://youtu.be/9Nzvf0zTM44 https://youtu.be/hCJVZdIolpM Here are all the lessons referenced … Continue reading “Livestock” Virtual Teacher Training: June 22 and 29

Celebrate National Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021

We're celebrating National Pollinator Week by recommending some of our favorite pollinator-themed lessons and books for teachers to incorporate into their classrooms next year. Monday, June 21 AgVenture with PollinatorDownload You can also access the online version of our Pollinator Ag Mag here. Tuesday, June 22 Bag ButterflyDownload Wednesday, June 23 Powder-Powered PollinationDownload Thursday, June … Continue reading Celebrate National Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021

SAI Presentations Summer 2021

Here you will find the full lesson plans and supplemental materials from the Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom SAI presentations across the state this summer. Full Lesson Plans from the Summer 2021 "Watch Them Grow" Lesson Booklet: futures-farmingDownload colors-on-your-plateDownload milk-plasticDownload my-little-seed-houseDownload biodegradable-packing-peanutDownload lincolns-patentDownload rumination-navigationDownload bacon-blackout-poetryDownload wheat-millingDownload odetoavegetableDownload apple-pie-journeyDownload pumpkin_catapultDownload say-it-with-soilDownload water-cycle-in-a-bagDownload plant-mazeDownload powder-powered-pollinationDownload egg-cellent-embryologyDownload paper-bag-horseDownload … Continue reading SAI Presentations Summer 2021

“Natural Resources” Summer Teacher Training: June 8 and June 15, 2021

After viewing the June 8 session, please fill out the reflection here. After viewing the June 15 session, please fill out the reflection here. Sign up for the next block on Livestock on June 22 and 29 here. https://youtu.be/HJ9wybvOMD8 https://youtu.be/d7WGSqHN6qc Sign up for the IAITC Summer Book Club here. Sign up for the IAITC Get-a-Grant … Continue reading “Natural Resources” Summer Teacher Training: June 8 and June 15, 2021