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Kindergarten

Exploring Shapes in Nature
Fruity Counters
Garden in a Glove
Magic Beans and Giant Plants
Plant Parts Become Me
Plant Tops and Bottoms
The Healthy Hop 'n Shop
What are we Eating?
Why Plants Need Water
Yo Seeds, Wake Up!

1st Grade

Animal Life Cycles
Make Room for Raddy
Plant Parts Become Me
Soil Sorting
The Healthy Hop 'n Shop
Why Plants Need Water

2nd Grade

Ice Cream in a Bag
Pancakes and Syrup
Flower Power
Garden in a Glove
Magic Beans and Giant Plants
Make Room for Raddy
Plant Life Cycle Game
Plant Pal - A Living Necklace
Plant Parts Become Me
Seed Cycle
Seed Tasting
Sheep Tales
The Healthy Hop 'n Shop
What are we Eating?
Why Plants Need Water
Yo Seeds, Wake Up!

3rd Grade

Composting for Better Soil
Earth as an Apple
Garden in a Glove - 3 Sisters
Grass to Glass - Amazing Dairy Cows
Heredity in Corn - A Living Necklace
It All Begins with Soil
Magic Beans and Giant Plants
Make Room for Raddy
Nature's Partners - Pollinators, Plants and You
Plan It, Map It
Plant Life Cycle Game
Plant Parts Become Me
Pumpkins
Pancakes and Syrup
Right Plants, Right Place
Seed Tasting
Significant Surroundings
Steer Toward STEM - Careers and STEM in Animal Agriculture (CA Agriculture in the Classroom Unit)
The Healthy Hop 'n Shop
Three Sisters
What are we Eating?
Why Plants Need Water
Yo Seeds, Wake Up!

4th Grade

Buzzy, Buzzy Bee
Disappearing Honeybees
Grass to Glass - Amazing Dairy Cows
It All Begins with Soil
Learning about Integrated Pest Management
Nature's Partners - Pollinators, Plants and You
Significant Surroundings
Soybeans to Car parts
Water Cycle
Wad-a-Watershed
Right Plants, Right Place
Steer Toward STEM - Careers and STEM in Animal Agriculture (CA Agriculture in the Classroom Unit)

5th Grade

Buzzy, Buzzy, Bee
Composting for Better Soil
Disappearing Honeybees
Germination Research
Grass to Glass - Amazing Dairy Cows
It All Begins with Soil
Learning about Integrated Pest Management
Magic Beans and Giant Plants
Make Room for Raddy
Nature's Partners - Pollinators, Plants and You
On the Surface with Food Science
Plan It, Map It
Plant Doctor - Challenges with Growing Plants
Plant Parts Become Me
Right Plants, Right Place
Significant Surroundings
Simple and Complex Machines Used in Agricutlure
Soil Splash Zone
Steer Toward STEM - Careers and STEM in Animal Agriculture (CA Agriculture in the Classroom Unit)
The Healthy Hop 'n Shop
Three Sisters
Truth or Hogwash
What are we Eating?
Why Plants Need Water
Yo Seeds, Wake Up!

6-8 Science Lesson Plans

Buzzy, Buzzy, Bee
Germination Research
Grass to Glass - Amazing Dairy Cows
Importance of Plants
It's All in a Label
Nature's Partners - Pollinators, Plants and You
Plant Doctor - Challenges with Growing Plants
Plant Needs
Plant Reproduction
On the Surface with Food Science
Salad Investigation
Soil Testing 1, 2, 3
Soybeans to Car parts
What? No Soil?
9-12 Science Lesson Plans
A Bug's Life
Agricultural Land Management
Comparing Growing Locations
Farm to School Youth Leadership Curriculum
Food Science - Bread Dough Challenge
Genetically Modified Crops
Photosynthesis
Surrounded by Plants
From Mendel to Markers: Impact of Molecular Technologies on Animal, Plant, and Human Genetics
This three module curriculum was created by the Office of Biotechnology at Iowa State University for high school teachers or extension educators to use with grades 9-12. The three modules are Genetics According to Mendel, Marker Assisted Selection, and Ethical Issues.
Bacillus thuringiensis: Sharing Its Natural Talent With Crops
This four-module curriculum was created by the Office of Biotechnology at Iowa State University for high school teachers or extension educators to use with grades 9-12. The four modules are The Science Behind Bt Crops; Insect-Resistant Crops Using Bt; Production Issues for Bt Crops; and Ethical, Social, and Legal Issues of Bt Crops.

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