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Educational Programs

Additional Lessons and Links

Curriculum Lessons

Maryland Maps

National Ag

Be a Fit Kid
Contains recipes, games, music, comics, and videos encouraging kids to eat more fruits and vegetables.

Moo Milk
Fun and educational website about cows and milk with facts, contests, games, and recipes.

CampSilos
Highlights the development of American agriculture. Targeting students in grades 4-8, the site provides online material related to corn, pioneer farming, farming today and tomorrow, and the prairie.

Ag in the Classroom
This Illinois AITC site contains teacher materials such as the AG Mag, lessons, and resources. Students can explore virtual farm tours, quizzes, and a kid's zone.

DPI Chicken
Reproducible, educational Chicken from the Egg to Your Table helps students learn more about chicken and how it is produced.

California Ag in the Classroom
California's Ag in the Classroom site has teacher lessons, links, and a kids' corner.

 

   
 

 

 

MAEF's Elementary Program consists of the following:

Ag in the Classroom
Join us for an exciting week. Hands on learning... Resources galore... Field trips... So much fun!

 

 
 

 

Ag Literacy
Each year, volunteers visit elementary schools to read an agriculturally themed book to students in grade k-4. The volunteer share ways agriculture impacts the daily lives of students, then donates the book to the school's media center.

 
 

 

Mobile Science Labs
The Mobile Science Labs will be traveling to schools throughout the academic year! Keep checking the schedule below for a Mobile Science Lab in your area!

 

 
 

 

Ag in 10 Minutes a Day
Ag in 10 minutes a day provides teachers the oppotunity to prepare students for the MSA. Students practice their test taking skills using an article that provides a reading piece about agriculture followed by questions to be answered.

 

 

 

 

 

Ag-Mazing News
Read Our Recent News
Check out these student friendly mini newspapers with agricultural themes that include articles with follow up questions and other curriculum related activities!

 
 

 

Calendar Poster Contest
Submit your poster sharing what you know about Maryland Agriculture.

 
 

 

Ag Resources
Links that MAEF often uses.

 

 
 

Ag Returns to the City
MAEF's Urban Programs