Dairy Ag in a Bag

Discover all things dairy from moo to you! Learn about dairy cows and all of the foods they provide including milk, cheese, yogurt and ice cream. Find more dairy details here.

Each Ag in a Bag includes:

  • An Ag Mag
  • Handouts/worksheets
  • Supplies for 1-2 hands-on STEM activities
  • Links to videos & more!

Ag in a Bags are provided for free to schools in McLean County, Illinois. To request the Dairy Ag in a Bag, please e-mail us.

Build a Tractor Contest

Big or small – design and build a tractor using materials you can find around your house! You can use cardboard boxes, paper towels or toilet paper rolls, bottle caps, popsicle sticks, paint, markers or anything else you can find!

Submit a photo of your tractor by Thursday, May 21 to https://iaitc.co/tractor to have the chance to be entered in our statewide contest!

The Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom staff will choose the top 10 tractors and they will move on to the voting portion of the contest! Voting will begin on Sunday, May 24 and will go through Friday, May 29! The winner will receive a box of books and fun activities!

Click here for more fun tractor activities.

Dairy – From Moo To You

Discover all things dairy from moo to you! Learn about dairy cows and all of the foods they provide including milk, cheese, yogurt and ice cream.

Reading Materials

Ag-tivities

Dairy Breeds

Books to Read – set up a FREE account on www.openlibrary.org to read these online books for FREE for 14 days!

More Videos

Pizza Grows on the Farm

Find out where your favorite pizza ingredients come from & learn about fractions with these fun hands-on pizza activities.

Reading Materials:

Ag-tivities:

Books to Read – set up a FREE account on www.openlibrary.org to read these online books for FREE for 14 days!

Videos

Do You Want To Build A Tractor?

Tractors help farmers do lots of different kinds of work on the farm. Build your own tractor and learn about simple machines with these fun activities!

Reading Materials

Ag-tivities:

More to Explore:

Books to Read – set up a FREE account on www.openlibrary.org to read these online books for FREE for 14 days!

Videos:

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