LESSON PLANS BY UNIT



 
Agriculture in the Valley for Grades 3-6

  • Fantasy Land
    This lesson is an introduction to some geography concepts and terms....

  • Stone Barns Center: Pre-Visit
    This lesson should be taught before students visit the Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture. Students get an introduction to Community Suppor...

  • Stone Barns Center: Post Visit
    This lesson should be taught after a visit to the Stone Barns Center or another farm. Students will use the knowledge gained during the site visit to ...

  • Land Between Two Rivers
    This two-part lesson may be taught independently or as part of a series. It is ideal for a social studies class as an extension of a unit on ancient ...

  • Phillies Bridge Farm: Site Visit
    It is helpful for students to have some background knowledge on agriculture in the Hudson Valley. Visits can take place in late spring or early fall. ...

  • Singing Nature Songs
    Students learn and perform several songs about nature and are asked to relate the lyrics and themes of the songs to their ideas about nature, sustaina...