Grades 3-5 (Kit)
This kit contains kernels of the six classes of wheat grown in the United States and information cards describing their characteristics. Samples of Hard Red Winter, Hard Red Spring, Soft Red Winter, Soft White, Hard White, and Durum are included. Use these samples and cards to discuss the different characteristics of wheat. Contains enough wheat for 30 students.
Wheat Kernel Samples complement the lesson Wheat Germ DNA found on the National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix. Additional lesson plans associated with this kit can be found on the National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix.