ANNUAL Agricultural Literacy Program
Maple Syrup from the Sugarhouse
Maple Syrup from the Sugarhouse by Laurie Lazzaro Knowlton follows Kelsey, her family and her friends as they collect sap and turn it into maple syrup. A heartwarming story infused with informative descriptions is a delight for the reader. The book and supporting materials will be available in January 2019.
Seed Soil Sun
Appropriate for grades K-4, this book uses wonderful photographs to explore soil, follow germination, look at composting, touch on photosynthesis and discovers the edible parts of a plant.
Delightful illustrations will engage students as they will discover the history, botany, production and many uses of corn.
How Do Apples Grow?
Appropriate for grades K-4, students will discover if they have ever eaten a part of a flower and explore how an apple grows from bud to flower to fruit.
Who Grew My Soup?
Students will enjoy this delightful tale of a young boy exploring exactly what his mother put in his vegetable soup while learning about local agriculture.