Resources for Educators

Oregon Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) is pleased to offer a variety of resources for use in the classroom and beyond. New lessons and resources are always being added, so be sure to visit often. Contact us if you have a specific request or questions about resources.

Teacher Resources

Free Loan Library

Free Loan Library

Did you know there are over 300 books, videos, CD’s and other teaching materials available from AITC online?

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Hands-on Lesson Plans

Hands-on Lesson Plans

Your students will enjoy these engaging lessons while learning about science, math, nutrition, history and more.

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Literacy Project

About the Literacy Project

AITC’s Literacy Project helps improve both the literacy of Oregon’s young readers and their knowledge of agriculture.

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Current Project

Allison Investigates: Does Chocolate Milk Come from Brown Cows? is a fun and engaging story about curious and inquisitive Allison, who questions that chocolate milk comes from brown cows. One morning, she sets off on an investigation to discover the truth for herself! Filled with cows, farms and fun, this book helps readers discover the journey of milk from cows to you! Learn how to bring this program to your school or be a volunteer.

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Teacher Links

Great links to the national AITC website, regional and national organizations, Oregon commodity commissions,
and links for both teachers and students.

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Student Links

Check out these fun games for students, ranging for grades K-12.

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Growing Minds Blog

Be inspired by program features, stories, partner features, and ideas for your classroom.
A new blog is posted during the first week of the month.

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School Garden Resource Center

Look here for materials to begin or enhance your school garden (Coming Soon).

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Grant Opportunities

Check out these awesome opportunities to enhance your classroom!

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