Kansas Foundation for
Agriculture in the Classroom

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Wheat Genetics for Elementary 

This unique group of lesson plans was completed as part of a National Science Foundation grant through Kansas State University. Each lesson is specifically designed for each grade level.


1st grade

2nd grade

3rd grade

4th grade

5th grade

Supporting Kids Connection Magazine: Wheat

Supporting Resources: Wheat Fun FactsWheat Growth StagesWheat Plant Part LabelingTerra Nova Wheat News

Supporting Educator's Guide Chapters: Kansas CropsKansas Crops Up ClosePlant Growth and DevelopmentPlants on the PlateMachines and Technology