Classroom Lessons

Wisconsin Ag in the Classroom offers lesson plans for PreK through high school grade levels about agriculture, agricultural careers and other topics. The program also networks with other commodity groups that develop lessons.

Check back frequently as lesson plans are being updated and new ones will be added regularly!

Essay Contest Lessons & Activities

Grades Pre-k-5

This year’s essay contest topic is “How has Wisconsin agriculture affected your life today?” Our 2020 Book of the Year is “Right this very minute” by Lisl Detlefsen. The book and essay topic allow students to explore how agriculture affects us each day as we eat, the clothes we wear, careers around us, how it …

Essay Contest Lessons & Activities Read More »

Hands on Activities

Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Grades Pre-k-5

Hands-on learning is important for many students. In addition to being able to more fully understand educational and agricultural concepts, students will have fun completing these activities. This booklet provides step-by-step instructions and a list of materials needed for the activity to make coordinating educational activities fun and simple. Download

Soybean Science Kits

Grades 6-8

Wisconsin Agriculture in the Classroom through the support and sponsorship of the Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board offers an exciting resource for educating Wisconsin students and teachers about soybeans and their many uses in food, household products, newspaper ink, and alternative fuels. The Soybean Science Kit is an engaging, interesting hands-on approach that teaches 4th to …

Soybean Science Kits Read More »

World Dairy Expo

Grades Pre-k-5

World Dairy Expo, in Madison, Wisconsin, is the international gathering place for the Dairy Industry; no other event in the world compares. It offers the most elite combination of dairy cattle and exhibits in the world.

Growing Wisconsin 2019-20

Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12

Explore Wisconsin’s diverse agriculture industry by pursuing the Growing Wisconsin magazine.Growing Wisconsin is distributed annually by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.