Pumpkin PD in Your PJ’s

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our pumpkin-themed PD in Your PJ's! And a special thanks to Illinois Farm Bureau and your County Farm Bureaus for sponsoring our event. Here is the PowerPoint presentation from our session: pumpkin-pd-in-your-pjsDownload Here is the recorded Zoom Webinar: https://youtu.be/ku6y2enRY2A For those who would like a Certificate of Completion … Continue reading Pumpkin PD in Your PJ’s

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

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

Tuesday, July 14 Teacher Training–Don’t Be a Bad Apple: Apple-Themed Lessons That Pack a Crunch

Here is the recording of the Zoom session: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQ_LuLBaLtI&feature=youtu.be Here is the Power Point presentation I used. You can find my recommended books on here! summer-session_-applesDownload Here is the Apple Chain activity from today's presentation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q8CzRan7Ong&feature=youtu.be Here is the Slice of Soil activity from today's video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4-_w3d4r4E&feature=youtu.be Here is the Apple-Copter Lesson, including the directions … Continue reading Tuesday, July 14 Teacher Training–Don’t Be a Bad Apple: Apple-Themed Lessons That Pack a Crunch