In Trending Now, students analyze trends that focus on eating local, using organic food products and caring for the environment. They compare these trends to sustainable agricultural practices, using dairy farming as a starting point. Project activities are sequenced to have students:
- Spark Curiosity and Inquiry
- Search and Investigate
- Design and Create
- Publish and Share
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Students create an infographic that explores the impact of agricultural trends, including changing farms, eating local, growing organic and protecting the environment.
How do trends in agriculture affect quality of life?
Project-based learning sequences, teaching suggestions and activities
Trusted information sources for students, including photo stories, primary sources and infographics
Skill-based and competency-focused activities for students
Assessment tools, including a learning checklist, project check-in grid and rubric
Fast facts and vocabulary for teacher background support
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