BIPOC and AITC STATE CONTACT MEETING 11.11.20

IAITC Powerpoint from 11.11.2020 Meeting accurate-ag-powerful-stories-diverse-voices-2Download BIPOC and other Booklist as of 11.2020 il-aitc-bipoc-book-list-11.20Download Garden in 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 of this booklet) http://www.agi ntheclassroom.org/TeacherWorkshops/Fave%20Books.pdf Wheat Ag Mag http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Wheat_Smartboard.pdf The Thing About Luck Lesson Booklet http://www.agintheclassroom.org/teacherresources/Lesson%20Booklets/The%20Thing%20About%20Luck%20revision%20from%20Diane%20Cleland.pdfContinue reading BIPOC and AITC STATE CONTACT MEETING 11.11.20

Countdown to IL Family Reading Night with IL Ag in the Classroom

We are so excited for IL Family Reading Night on Thursday, November 19. Since many schools are not able to host events this year, Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom wants to help bring the festivities to your homes! We've created a list of ideas to help you plan your parties at home. Follow our posts … Continue reading Countdown to IL Family Reading Night with IL Ag in the Classroom

IAITC Resources for 2020 ELITE Conference

Thanks for attending our recorded session everyone! Below you will find many of the resources that we discussed. Please reach out to Chris Wyant, IAITC Education Manager, at cwyant@ilfb.org if you have further questions. To get additional materials locally, we encourage you to contact your county ag literacy coordinator. Here is the recorded Zoom session: … Continue reading IAITC Resources for 2020 ELITE Conference

September 22, 2020 IAITC Coordinator Meeting

Youtube Recording of Meeting https://youtu.be/aJoWcJxHcUU IAITC PowerPoint for the Coordinator Meeting final-final-september-22-2020-coordinator-meetingDownload IAA Foundation Update iaaf-coor-meeting-september-2020-002Download FCAE Update fcae-aitc-report-9-21-20Download Midwest Dairy Update: Midwest-Dairy-sept-coordinators-meetingDownload Illinois Corn Growers Association Update il-corn-ag-in-the-classroom-fall-2020-update-4Download Illinois Soybean Information Check out information at https://www.ilsoy.org/about-soybeans/resources Link to Pod to Plate Story being read. https://youtu.be/IqwqiX_aq1k Check out IL Pork Producers info at https://ilpork.com/youth/education-resources Check … Continue reading September 22, 2020 IAITC Coordinator Meeting

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

Applesauce Day, Lisa Amstutz Author Visit

Applesauce Day by Lisa Amstutz Zoom Recording will be available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RG4t_GMFP7A Lisa's website is at http://www.lisaamstutz.com/ Check out Lisa's new book series Let's Go to the.....Apple Orchard...Pumpkin Patch...Harvest Festival...Nature Center at https://www.capstonepub.com/library/products/lets-go-to-the-apple-orchard/ Looking for an orchard to visit to pick your own apples and make your own applesauce? Check out https://www.specialtygrowers.org/shoplocal

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