Farm Bureau Volunteer Workshop

8:30 - 9:00 AM          "Big Picture" Group Activities
                                   Source Search
                                   What is a Fruit? What is a Vegetable?

9:00 - 9:30 AM           Resource Packets
                                   About Agriculture in the Classroom
                                   Where Does Agriculture Fit in the State Core?
                                   Teacher Resource Center & Online Course
                                   US Federal Lands and Utah Maps
                                   Utah Agriculture Activity Map
                                   Bee Line Newsletter (elementary)
                                   AgroWorld Newsletter (secondary)
                                   MyPlate Tear Pad
                                   Earth City; If the World Were a Village
"Like" on Facebook
                                   "Follow" on Twitter and Pinterest

9:30 - 9:45 AM            Farm Field Days
                                    AITC Online Calendar
                                    AITC Volunteer Resources
                                    Packets for Women's Committee County Chairs

9:45 - 10:00 AM          Break (sign up for Ag Readers, resources)

10:00 - 10:30 AM        Whole Group Activities
                                    Who Grew My Soup? (Gr. K-4; Farm/Food Connection)
                                    From Wool to Wheel (Gr. 5; Dyeing and Spinning Wool)
                                    Bartering Through the Seasons (Gr. 4-5; Spinning Wool)
                                    King Cotton (Gr. 5; Ginning Cotton)
                                    Growing Today for Tomorrow
                                    Geography and Agriculture: Feeding the World (PowerPoint)

10:30 - 11:15 AM        Small Group Activities
                                   Group 1:     Corn--An A-maizing Plant
                                                      Corn: A Golden Treasure
                                                      Corn Plastic & Eco-foam
                                                      Living Corn Necklace

                                    Group 2:    Little Red Hen
                                                      Wheat and Dolls

                                    Group 3:    My Little Seed House
                                                      Living Necklace: Wheat & Soybeans
                                                      The Great Pumpkin

                                    Group 4:    What's on MyPlate (Poster and Food Models)
                                                      Fill MyPlate Game

                                    Group 5:    Beef Basics (Poster and DVD)
                                                      At Home on the Range
                                                      Beef Pop-up

                                    Group 6:   My Farm Web
                                                     "A" is for Apple
                                                     The Seed Match

11:15 - 11:30 AM        Wrap-up
                                   Kit Distribution