Agriculture in the Classroom

Classroom Resources

AITC has bilingual resources, lesson plans, free downloads, learning kits and more.

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Canola Crush Kit

$20.00

Grade K to 12 - This package includes instructional guide, canola seeds, seed counter, roller and tape. Everything you need to teach this hands-on activity for all grade levels. The kit can be ordered from the Manitoba Canola Growers by clicking on details below.

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Healthy Kids Quest

Free

Grades 1 to 3 - This free resource package for teachers, from the Canadian Agriculture and Food Museum, encourages students to make healthy lifestyle choices. The Healthy Kids Quest includes fun lesson plans that are suited to curricula across all of Canada’s provinces and territories. Ce programme offre aux enseignants une ressource gratuite qui vise à encourager les élèves à adopter de saines habitudes de vie. Le Défi enfant santé comprend des plans de leçons adaptés aux programmes d’études de toutes les provinces et tous les territoires canadiens.

English Healthy Kids Quest French Healthy Kids Quest
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International Year of Pulses Lessons

NEW! Grade 3 - Agriculture in the Classroom-Manitoba in partnership with MB Pulse and Soybean Growers have created two lessons: Introduction to Pulses and Pulses and Sustainability. Both link to the Grade 3 Science Units - Growth and Changes in Plants and Soils in the Environment.

Gr. 3 Introduction to Pulses Gr. 3 Pulses and Sustainability
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International Year of Pulses Lessons

NEW! Grade 4 - Agriculture in the Classroom-Manitoba in partnership with MB Pulse and Soybean Growers have created two lessons: Introduction to Pulses and History of Pulses. Both link to the Grade 4 Science Unit Habitats and Communities and Social Studies Cluster 3.

Gr. 4 Introduction to Pulses Gr. 4 History of Pulses
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International Year of Pulses Resource 1

Grades 3, 5 and 7 - Agriculture in the Classroom - Canada in partnership with Pulse Canada is providing a series of lessons that connect to Grades 3 - 7 in the areas of Science, Social Studies and Foods and Nutrition.  Check out Appendix 2 for Manitoba curriculum connections. 

Teacher Resource Pack 1
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Leafy Spurge-Grade 4 Science

Free Download

Grade 4 - Designed to be used with Science unit Habitats and Communities or as a compliment to the Amazing Agriculture Adventure Leafy Spurge station. This resource includes curriculum links, worksheets and answer keys, plus a tag game for students to play.

Teacher Resource Student Worksheet Answer Key Tag Game
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Lunch Box for Plants

$20.00

Grade 3 - This kit is designed to give teachers background information, student activities, reproducible student worksheets and the tools for many of the suggested soil activities. It is a hands-on, student-centered unit aimed at the Grade 3 Science Soils Unit. Go ahead! Get dirty! Available in English and French. Please order using the form below.

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Sheep Farmer’s Food Chain

Free Download

Grade 4 - This activity sheet is designed to be used with the Grade 4 Science Habitats and Communities unit as a stand alone resource and/or a compliment to the Amazing Agriculture Adventure Sheep Station.

Teacher Guide & Activity Sheets
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Soils Lesson Plans

Free Download

Grade 3 - These lessons were developed by the Department of Soil Science at the University of Saskatchewan.

A Soil Profile Me and Dirt Composting: A Recipe for Good Soil Soil, Water, Air I'm a Soil Scientist
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The Care of Laying Hens in Manitoba

Grade K to 12 - This resource includes a 5-minute DVD and a brochure. Manitoba Egg Farmers are offering classroom presentations to city schools which would cover both production (based on the DVD and brochure), as well as egg nutrition. For more information contact Brenda at bbaz@eggs.mb.ca

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Resource Order Form

Please note that a $20.00 pre-paid shipping and handling charge applies to all mailed kits and resources. Please add any questions you may have to the comment section below.
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