At home learning | Nov 05, 2020

At Home Learning Nov. 9

Buzz, buzz! This week let 's look into a popular pollinator: bees.

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Welcome to our At Home Learning Page! We will do our best to offer weekly ideas for at home learning about agriculture! These activities will all be free to access and share. Our weekly activities do not build on each other, but are individual and can be done in any order.

Buzz, buzz! This week let’s look into a popular pollinator: bees.


Play the My American Farm game "The Buzz<\/a>". In this K-1 science and geography game, young learners explore "Pollinatorville" and learn more about bees, butterflies and more!<\/p>

Read the free, printable book The Prized Pumpkin<\/em>. Yes, a book about pumpkins also has a lot of good info on bees and beekeeping! Download it here.<\/a><\/p>

Put your STEM skills to the test with the Honeycomb Home Purple Plow Puzzler<\/a>. This activity challenges learners to build a honeycomb structure that can hold 5 pounds.<\/p>

Our friends from Arizona Farm Bureau's Ag in the Classroom Program teach us how bees communicate in this video. Watch and find out how bees dance! <\/a>And make sure you get up and dance to get the full experience!<\/p>

In this free lesson from The Beeman Educator 's Guide, make pollinator puppets!<\/a> Learn the important role bees play in pollinating flowers.<\/p>

Looking for more? Check out one of our favorite accurate ag books, The Beeman<\/a><\/em>! Also check out the accompanying Ag Mag<\/a>!<\/p>","language":"html"}

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