Social Studies

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    At Home on the Range Trails

    Grades 4-7Need a great way to connect students to rangeland and Utah history? Have them start their own ranch! This kit includes a set of laminated "trails", to use in conjunction with the Ranch Starter Kit. As your class learns about cattle grazing...

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    Balloon Roundup

    Grades 4-7 (Kit) What's Your Brand? Use this activity in conjunction with the lesson, Making a Brand for Ourselves the 'Cowboy' Way, found on the National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix. Allow students to create a brand, brand their own...

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  • Cotton Bolls

    Grades 1-11 Help your students understand how the fiber in their clothing, towels, and sheets comes from cotton plants. The seeds must be removed from the cotton fibers to make cloth. This process is called ginning (after Eli Whitney's cotton gin; gin is...

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    Google Earth on the Range Repeat Photographs

    Grade 7 (Kit) Take a tour of Utah rangelands with historical photos and cutting edge technology. This kit includes one laminated copy of each repeat photograph included in the Googe Earth on the Range lesson plan, which ties together the past and future...

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    Grains and Legumes of the World

    Grades 4-9 (Kit) This hands-on activity explores grains and legumes common in global agricultural production—barley, dent corn, popcorn, oats, rice, wheat, soybeans, lentils, and pinto beans. Students create their own journals that include...

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  • Ranch Starter

    Need a great way to connect students to rangelands? Have them start their own ranch! This kit includes 35 Jiffy peat pellet pots and enough grass seed to fill each pot. As your class learns about cattle grazing throughout Utah's history, students will...

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    Sheep - Utah's Agricultural Cornerstone

    Grades 4-7 (DVD 23 min.) During the first decades of the 20th century, sheep were the most important livestock in Utah in both numbers and value. In the 1920s there were over 2.5 million sheep in Utah worth $23 million dollars! Utah, with its millions...

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    Utah Agriculture Activity Map - Downloadable PDF

    Grades K-7 (Map) This map of Utah has been divided into counties and identifies the commodities produced there. Students can color and learn to use a legend.This map is formatted to be printed on 11" x 17" paper. If you do not have a large format...

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    Utah Agriculture Activity Map Poster

    Grades K-7 (Bulletin Board, Map) This 25" X 40" map of Utah has been divided into counties and identifies the commodities produced there. Students can color and learn to use a legend.  Download PDF of this map. Lesson plans associated...

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  • Utah counties

    Utah Counties Map

    Grades K-7 (Bulletin Board, Map) This map of Utah is 33" X 40". It has been divided into counties for students to color and label. Purchase with or without lamination. Download the PDF version of this map.

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  • Wheat Bundle

    Grades K-10 (Kit) Wheat is the most widely used grain across the globe. Experience threshing and grinding the wheat with your students while discussing how bread is made in different cultures. Each wheat bundle has 35 stalks of wheat. A Note on Wheat...

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  • wool refill

    Wool Refill

    Grades K-11 Refill your wool kit with 15 feet of carded wool. This kit is sold without the spinning hooks, if you are ordering a wool kit for the first time, order the Wool Spinning Kit. For more information about spinning and dyeing wool, take a look...

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