The Silly Satsuma Hardcover by Allan Plenderleith (2012)

When Eric Greenbogle wakes up on Christmas morning there are no presents under the tree – because Eric has been a BAD BOY! All he finds is a single bright orange satsuma. But this is no ordinary satsuma as Father Christmas has given it magical powers. The satsuma springs to life and tries to show … Continued

North Carolina Sweet Potatoes: Food Labeling

This lesson will use sweet potatoes to explore such labeling options as conventional, organic, GMO, and gluten-free Student Food Labeling and Sweet Potatoes Worksheet Student USDA Coexistence Fact Sheet Worksheet Teacher Sweet Potato Recipe Sheet Coexistence Biotech Farming Fact Sheet Coexistence Conventional Farming Fact Sheet Coexistence Organic Farming Fact Sheet Coexistence Overview Fact Sheet FDA … Continued

History: 6 Things You May Not Know About Pumpkins

In two minutes, this video engagingly delivers a host of facts about pumpkins. Students will learn that each pumpkin has about 500 seeds, pumpkins originated in Central America, 19th century New Englanders thought that pumpkins could cure snake bites, and much more.

Louisiana Ag in the Classroom: How to Grow a Monster

Students read How to Grow a Monster, describe the needs of a zucchini plant, identify the structure and function of zucchini plant parts, grow classroom zucchini plants, and experiment with different environments and growing conditions