We found 513 resources with the concept farming
2 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHalf of crops from traditional farming never get harvested, while 90 percent of crops from vertical farming go into the food supply. As land runs out for farming and the need for crops increases, could vertical farming solve the problem?...
The Americas and Time Keeping: Crash Course History of Science #5
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Time, time, time ... see how it shaped an entire culture! Science scholars discover the mysteries of the Mayan and Incan cultures during the fifth video in a History of Science series. The narrator shows how these time keepers developed...
Farmland: GMOs and Organic Agriculture
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn more about genetic modification, organic farming, and the role of biotechnology in agriculture by watching a documentary that shows how newly gained knowledge can be applied to specific situations involving farmers and the choices...
Defusing the Population Bomb
8 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
With a human population of 7.6 billion and counting, how do we tackle the population problem? Examine the data using a video from an extensive science playlist. The resource explains why the human population began to increase rapidly,...
Biomagnification and the Trouble with Toxins
7 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Our relationship with toxins is, well, a little toxic. Explore how harmful substances work their way throughout the environment with a video from an expansive biology playlist. Topics include DDT and mercury, trophic levels, and water...
Migrations and Intensification: Crash Course Big History #7
14 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What happens when the earth reaches its carrying capacity of humans? As human populations grow, societies change from hunters and gatherers to agriculture to the industrial age and beyond. A video takes a global perspective of migration...
Farm Printables Collection
Pre-K - 2nd
Teach your class about the farm with the ABCmouse.com! This collection includes coloring pages, a word search, and color-by-numbers pages. Access these and thousands of other resources for Preschool through 2nd grade at www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers. Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to visit the ABCmouse farm—perfect for a virtual field trip!
MinuteEarth: The Story of Our Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Planet Earth has come a long way from its dramatic beginnings. How long did all of these changes take? Science sleuths unravel the often-tangled timeline of our progress from single-celled sea creatures to world-traveling homo sapiens in...
Farming the Desert: Geography of the Sahel
8th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Make the best of what you have! Learners investigate how people of the Sahel region do just that as they modify the land for framing. Collaborative groups research the geography of the Sahel region and how humans impact the ecosystem.
Foundation of Civilization: Technological and Environmental Transformations
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What are the attributes of a civilization? A unit from Crash Course World History connects the main ideas from four of its videos to define a civilization and to track the transition from the Paleolithic Era to the Neolithic Revolution.
Food Sustainability Unit
Lesson Plans for the week long unit about food sustainability. This unit talks about the different aspects of food and how it relates to sustainability. Day one considers the importance of a healthy diet and how malnutrition and over nutrition effects the body. Day two has to do with how food is grown, and the physical processes involved. Day three discusses how food gets from the farm to the table. Day four is about the sustainability of the practices that we have in place, and day five wraps it up with a service learning project at a local Feed My Starving Children.