The Effects of Climate Change on Agricultural Systems - A 5-Hour Curriculum Unit for 6-12 Grade Students - Download Available Materials

Thank you for logging in!  The Effects of Climate Change on Agricultural Systems curriculum unit consists of five activities and was designed to be conducted over five days (or five hours).  Each activity can also stand alone, however, and the unit need not be completed in its entirety.

You may download the entire curriculum at the link below, choose the resources you need from the list below, or click on the day pages in the left column, which contain links to the supporting materials for each activity organized by day taught.


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List of educator guides and digital resources by day


Day 1 - Farms on the Table: Making Farmland Decisions in a Changing Climate


Day 2  - Interacting Adaptations: Trade-Offs in the Agriculture Industry


Day 3  - Wilt it be Productive? Modeling an Adaptation to Climate Change


Day 4 - Washed Away: Climate Change and Farmland Soil Quality


Day 5 - Get Out and Graze (GO AG!): Criollo vs. Angus Cattle in a Changing Climate