Curriculum

Engage students with a first-hand glimpse into agriculture using lessons and activities that bring to life critical issues such as sustainability, the new science behind farming, and entrepreneurship. Designed for grades 9 through 12, the downloadable lesson plans are aligned with Next Generation Science Standards and agribusiness standards under the National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc). Companion activities are provided to extend the impact of the program's customized lesson plans.

Lessons

Designed for grades 9 through 12, the standards-aligned lesson plans and educator guides provide educators with planning materials to engage students with a first-hand glimpse into modern agriculture using lessons and activities that bring to life critical issues such as sustainability, the new science behind farming, and entrepreneurship.

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Digital Exploration

Help students learn to make educated decisions about food labels. This interactive tool provides proper context for common terms like grass-fed, certified organic, and cage-free, and teaches students how to make informed food choices.

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Virtual Experiences

Immerse your students in a series of virtual experiences that offer them the opportunity to visit SMART Farms, that will teach them about agricultural innovation, technology and more.

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Farmland, A Film by James Moll

Get a first-hand glimpse into today’s agriculture with clips from the critically-acclaimed film. Share with your students how young farmers and ranchers are forging new practices to propel the industry forward.

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