Check out these student geared websites to find opportunities that will further your understanding of agriculture.
Agriculture in the Classroom is a grassroots program coordinated by the United States Department of Agriculture. Its goal is to help students gain a greater awareness of the role of agriculture in the economy and society, so that they may become citizens who support wise agricultural policies. (grades K-12)
Top Agriculture picks for grades 5-9!
(middle school grades)
(Teacher resources for grades K-12)
Essay contests are held through several organizations:
National Ag Day www.agday.org
Agriculture in Montana Schools www.aginmontanaschools.org
Drawing and slogan design contests are sponsored by Agriculture in Montana Schools for grades K-6. For more information visit their website at: www.aginmontanaschools.org
Kid's Zone by Agriculture in the Classroom
Teen Scene by Agriculture in the Classroom
This bimonthly e-zine has been developed for secondary educators and their students. Each issue features current events, classroom resources, activities, and grant opportunities that enhance standards based on science, applied technology, and social studies curricula. www.agclassroom.org/teen/agro/ezine.htm
Montana Department of Agriculture
Published: Wed Nov 09 11:03:00 MST 2011.
Last Modified: Thu Feb 07 14:14:09 MST 2013