Bringing the Market to the Farm
Students study the definition of community supported agriculture and locate examples in their area. They examine both the costs and benefits of CSAs for consumers, producers and the local community.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Fruits and Vegetables for Health
Here is a fantastic cross-curricular unit focusing on the production, distribution, and nutritional value of California-grown produce. It includes five lessons covering such topics as dietary guidelines and the food plate, California...
4th - 6th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Agriculture Shapes Kentucky History
Students explore the lives of early American Indians and settlers in Kentucky. They describe the agricultural practices of Indians native to Kentucky and develop a supply list for a group of settlers coming to the state to establish...
4th - 6th English Language Arts
The A:Shiwi (Zuni) People: A Study in Environment, Adaptation, and Agricultural Practices
Discover the connection of native peoples to their natural world, including cultural and agricultural practices, by studying the Zuni people of the American Southwest. This lesson includes examining a poster's photographs, reading...
6th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Supply and Demand: What If?
Consider the relationships between producers and consumers with regard to agricultural economics. Kids will discuss the concept of scarcity and supply and demand by answering a series of "what if" questions. Three book suggestions are...
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History