FACS, Health, STEM, Social Studies
Introduce your students to the new 2015 USDA Dietary Guidelines with these standards-based lesson plans for family and consumer sciences, health, science, social studies, and language arts classes. Students learn how eggs contribute to the healthy eating patterns recommended in the new guidelines, and how egg farmers are protecting the environment through sustainable farming practices.
Science, Nutrition, Health
What do kids and cows have in common? They both use high-tech devices! Show your students how dairy farmers use 21st century technology to keep their cows healthy and provide families with fresh, nutritious milk every day, while protecting the environment with sustainable agriculture.
Middle and High School
Social Studies, Drama, Music, Dance
Get set to bring the spirit of the 60’s back to life in your classroom when Hairspray LIVE!
kicks off the holiday season in an all-new LIVE production on Wednesday, December 7th, at 8/7c on NBC. Use this study guide to stage a 60’s Day with your students. Explore the cultural and social trends that made the 60’s a transformative time in American history and how the ideals of the 60’s continue to resonate for teens today.
Warriors #1: Into the Wild
Request 20 FREE copies
of Warriors #1: Into the Wild
for your class, and make Warriors part of your language arts curriculum with this standards-based lesson plan. Limit: one set of 20 books per teacher. Available only to teachers in grades 3-5, and while supplies last. Offer expires October 24, 2016.
Teach students how “ecycling” — recycling outdated electronics and packaging — can help reduce the environmental impact of their technology choices and promote a more sustainable future for planet Earth. A bilingual program in English and Spanish with a take-home letter for parents.
Play It Safe – Counterfeits Can Be Dangerous
High School & College
Consumer Education, Photography
Help Take a Bite out of Crime®
with this consumer education program designed to inform students about the dangers of buying counterfeit camera accessories and provide them with the tools to know the difference so they don’t get fooled. Developed for high school and college classes in photography, cinematography, photojournalism, and imaging technologies.
Avocado — The Super Fruit!
Health & Nutrition, Language Arts
Brighten your wellness curriculum with these standards-based lessons about a favorite fruit — Avocados from Mexico. The activities feature the beloved characters from Sesame Street who are part of the eat brighter!™ campaign to encourage kids to eat more fruits and vegetables, and teach important lessons about nutrition and making good food choices while reinforcing language arts skills.
I Can Read!
Celebrate the 60th anniversary of the I Can Read!
early reader program by requesting a set of 20 FREE I Can Read! books
for your class. Then start the school year reading with these standards-based language arts activities. Available only to teachers in grades K-1, and while supplies last. Offer expires October 24, 2016.