Learn About Ag

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The California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating youth throughout California about the importance of agriculture in their daily lives. For additional free resources, visit LearnAboutAg.org.
 
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What Do Plants Need to Grow? introduces students to the important role plants play in sustaining life as we know it. Plants are among the most important resources on Earth, providing us with food to eat and oxygen to breathe. In addition to adding
Subjects:
Science, Biology, Environment
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Google Apps
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By Learn About Ag
What Do Plants Need to Grow? introduces students to the important role plants play in sustaining life as we know it. Plants are among the most important resources on Earth, providing us with food to eat and oxygen to breathe. In addition to adding
Subjects:
Science, Biology, Environment
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Unit Plans, Laboratory
CCSS:
2.MD.A.4, 2.MD.D.10, 3.MD.B.3, 3.MD.B.4, 4.MD.A.1, 4.MD.B.4, 3.OA.A.1, 3.OA.A.3, RI.2.1, RI.2.4, RI.2.7...
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This unit allows students and teachers to examine the six basic plant parts--roots, stems, leaves, flowers, fruits, and seeds--in a unique way. Through hands-on activities, students will learn about the different plant parts, as well as how to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Science
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Google Apps
CCSS:
2.MD.A.1, 2.MD.A.4, 3.MD.B.4, RI.2.1, RI.2.7, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.7, RI.3.10, W.2.8, W.3.8...
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Google Slides™
By Learn About Ag
Ag-Bites are bite-sized ways to bring agriculture into your classroom. These one-page, standards-aligned sheets explain how to perform hands-on learning activities with students in grades K-12.Packet includes:Desktop Gardens (grades 2-5)Cowboy
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities
FREE
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By Learn About Ag
These one-page lessons have great ideas for hands-on, garden-based learning that can be used within or outside the classroom walls.Seed Match (related handout): Understanding How Plants Begin as SeedsMy Life as a Fruit or Vegetable: Following Food
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Science
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities
CCSS:
4.MD.B.4, 5.MD.B.2, 1.NBT.A.1, 2.OA.A.1, 3.OA.A.1, SL.K.1, SL.K.5, SL.1.1, SL.2.1, SL.3.1, SL.4.4...
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By Learn About Ag
This unit provides fifth through seventh graders a better understanding of food safety through real-life examples and enjoyable activities. They learn that everyone has a responsibility in minimizing foodborne illnesses - farmers, transporters,
Subjects:
Family Consumer Sciences, Science, Health
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Lesson Plans (Bundled), Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
5.NF.B.3, 5.NF.B.6, 5.NF.B.7, 6.G.A.1, 7.G.B.6, 7.NS.A.2, 7.NS.A.3, 6.EE.A.2, 7.EE.B.3, 7.EE.B.4, 6.RP.A.3...
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By Learn About Ag
In this multi-disciplinary print-and-go resource, students will learn all about eggs. Students will explore egg sizing and weights, egg anatomy, egg folklore from around the world, and how an egg arrives at the grocery store. With some basic
Subjects:
Science, Easter, Spring
Grades:
8th, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
4.MD.A.2, 4.NBT.B.6, 5.NBT.A.4, 5.NBT.B.7, RI.K.1, RI.1.1, RI.2.1, RI.3.7, RI.4.7
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By Learn About Ag
Each year, a new edition of What's Growin' On? joins the collection. The 16-page educational newspaper highlights California's vibrant and diverse agricultural industry with current and accurate information. A variety of activities, trivia,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Science
Grades:
8th, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Workbooks
FREE
Digital Download PDF (5.39 MB)
By Learn About Ag
In this unit, students will learn that machines are devices that make work easier, faster--more efficient. Students will examine the relationship between simple machines and the forces that move them. After learning about the six kinds of simple
Subjects:
Math, Science, Engineering
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
2.MD.A.1, W.2.2, W.2.5, W.3.2, W.3.5, W.4.2, W.4.5, W.5.2, W.5.5
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By Learn About Ag
This unit allows students and teachers to examine the six basic plant parts--roots, stems, leaves, flowers, fruits, and seeds--in a unique way. Through hands-on activities, students will learn about the different plant parts, as well as how to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Science
Grades:
2nd, 3rd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Lesson Plans (Bundled)
CCSS:
2.MD.A.1, 2.MD.A.4, 3.MD.B.4, RI.2.1, RI.2.7, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.7, RI.3.10, W.2.8, W.3.8...
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By Learn About Ag
This unit contains nine lessons, supplemented with five different games and activities to teach students how invasive species affect an established ecosystem and disturb the natural flow of native plants and animals. Students will also learn how
Subjects:
Science, Environment, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
RI.3.1, RI.3.3, RI.3.7, RI.4.1, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.5, RI.4.9, RI.5.1, RI.5.3, RI.5.4...
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By Learn About Ag
This unit contains five lessons designed to teach students about the history, production, nutritional value and economic significance of California’s dairy industry. Students will gain knowledge in social science, mathematics, language arts,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Math, Social Studies - History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
4.MD.A.2, 4.NBT.B.4, 4.NBT.B.6, 5.NBT.A.3, 5.NBT.A.4, 5.NBT.B.5, 4.OA.A.2, 4.OA.A.3, 5.NF.B.3, 6.SP.B.5, 6.SP.B.5c...
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By Learn About Ag
This four-lesson unit for grades six through eight promotes the development of STEM abilities and critical thinking skills, while fostering an appreciation for the people involved in food production. The curriculum includes inquiry-based labs, real
Subjects:
Math, Science, Engineering
Grades:
8th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
8.G.C.9, 6.EE.A.2a, 6.EE.A.2c, 7.EE.B.4a, 7.RP.A.3, W.6.1, W.6.2, W.7.1, W.7.2, W.8.1, W.8.2...
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By Learn About Ag
This five lesson unit with a laboratory for grades nine through twelve promotes the development of STEM abilities and critical thinking skills, while fostering an appreciation for energy and its importance to food production. The new curriculum
Subjects:
Math, Science, Engineering
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Unit Plans, PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
HSN-Q.A.1, HSN-Q.A.2, HSN-Q.A.3, SL.9-10.5, SL.11-12.5, RST.9-10.1, RST.11-12.1, RST.11-12.8, WHST.9-10.7, WHST.9-10.8, WHST.9-10.9...
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By Learn About Ag
This five-lesson unit for grades 3-5 promotes the development of STEM abilities and critical thinking skills, while fostering an appreciation for the people involved in livestock production. The curriculum includes real-life challenges for students
Subjects:
Math, Science, Engineering
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
3.MD.B.3, 3.MD.B.4, 3.MD.D.8, 3.NF.A.1, 4.NF.A.1, 4.NF.B.3b, RI.3.1, RI.3.4, RI.3.7, RI.4.1, RI.4.4...
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By Learn About Ag
This unit contains three lessons for grades five through eight designed to teach students about producing, preparing, and preserving California agricultural commodities, while fostering an appreciation for how fruits and vegetables "start" in the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History, Health
Grades:
8th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
CCSS:
5.MD.A.1, 5.NBT.B.5, 5.NBT.B.7, 5.G.A.1, 5.G.A.2, 6.NS.B.2, 7.NS.A.3, 6.RP.A.3, RI.5.1, RI.5.7, RI.6.1...
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By Learn About Ag
This five-lesson unit for grades 8-12 uses agriculture to introduce students to chemistry and environmental science concepts. Activities are modeled after real-life challenges that modern farmers face while producing our food, fiber, and fuel. Labs
Subjects:
Science, Chemistry, Environment
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Lesson Plans (Bundled), Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
HSN-Q.A.1, RI.8.1, RI.8.7, RI.8.9, RI.8.10, RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.10, W.9-10.7, W.9-10.9, SL.8.1a, SL.8.1b...
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Digital Download PDF (3.48 MB)
By Learn About Ag
Each year, a new edition of What's Growin' On? joins the collection. The 16-page educational newspaper highlights California's vibrant and diverse agricultural industry with current and accurate information. A variety of activities, trivia,
Subjects:
Math, Science, Reading
Grades:
8th, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Workbooks
FREE
1
Digital Download PDF (48.58 MB)
By Learn About Ag
Each year, a new edition of What's Growin' On? joins the collection. The 16-page educational newspaper highlights California's vibrant and diverse agricultural industry with current and accurate information. A variety of activities, trivia,
Subjects:
Math, Science, Reading
Grades:
8th, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Workbooks
FREE
Digital Download PDF (52.94 MB)
By Learn About Ag
Each year, a new edition of What's Growin' On? joins the collection. The 16-page educational newspaper highlights California's vibrant and diverse agricultural industry with current and accurate information. A variety of activities, trivia,
Subjects:
Science, Environment, Reading
Grades:
8th, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Homework
FREE
Digital Download PDF (35.69 MB)
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