Agriculture + Lifestyle
Join National Read a Book Day
Posted on August 16, 2021 12:00 AM
Content Provided by Georgia Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom Coordinator, Lauren Goble
Georgia Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom program wants to be part of your plans for National Read a Book Day! On September 6th we invite you to join us for a moovelous literacy experience. Check out these awesome activities available for your students to enjoy.
Read Along With Us
Prerecorded read aloud of American Farm Bureau’s ag book of the year, Chuck’s Ice Cream Wish. Watch Here
Q&A With a REAL Georgia Dairy Farmer
After reading the book a REAL Georgia dairy farmer will answer questions that students submitted. Watch Here
Learn how Robotics and Dairy Production Go Hand and Hoof at a farm in Dearing, Georgia. Watch Here
Meet the Real Chuck
Did you enjoy "Tales of the Dairy Godmother Chuck's Ice Cream Wish"? If so, you might know there is a REAL farmer out there named Chuck! Watch him do the chores on his farm and make ice cream to celebrate! Watch Here
Learn to Draw
Ward Jenkins, from the Atlanta area, is the illustrator of this book. Join Ward to learn how to draw a dairy cow.
Make Your Own Ice Cream
Did you know you can make ice cream in a bag? Click here to get the recipe and directions.
Click here for some facts about the dairy industry in Georgia.
I encourage you to reach out to your local Farm Bureau and find out how they can partner with you for additional ag activities. Georgia Farm Bureau's Ag in the Classroom program would like to stay in touch with you! Don't forget to subscribe to our monthly newsletter.