Beef & Veal in the Classroom
The Pennsylvania Beef Council is excited to once again offer an assortment of high quality, easy to use educational materials at no cost to you or your school! The Beef & Veal in the Classroom program provides financial support for the use of beef and veal products in junior and senior high school Family and Consumer Science courses. It reinforces lessons about lean beef and veal selection, storage, preparation and nutrition. Learn more below.
The Beef & Veal in the Classroom grant application deadline is July 1, 2014.
Download program forms here:
For more information, contact Jennifer Orr at 814-623-2698 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beef Book Bundles
Below, are lesson plans and materials to complement "The Chaney Twins'" ag educational children's books. The books, by five-year-old twin sisters Rianna and Sheridan Chaney, and edited by their mother Rebecca Long Chaney, highlight the twins' personal experiences in the beef/dairy industry.
The bundle includes all six books: "Little Star...Raising Our First Calf"; "Star Becomes a Mother"; "Mini Milk Maids on the Mooove"; "Cowgirl Up! Let's Go Ranching"; "Our Star Goes West" and "Farm Life…We Live It, We Love It."
To learn more about the Chaney family and their books, click here.
LESSON GRADES K-1: ANIMAL CARE: IT'S EVERYWHERE ON THE FARM.pdf
LESSON GRADES 2-3: ANIMAL CARE: IT COMPARES TO US!.pdf
LESSON GRADES K-1: RANCHING IS...
LESSON GRADES 2-3: THANK A FARMER OR RANCHER
LESSON GRADES K-1: USING PHOTOGRAPHS TO UNDERSTAND KEY IDEAS
LESSON GRADES 2-3: I WONDER...
Lesson plans are now available for the newly published sixth book, "Farm Life…We Live It, We Love It."
LESSON GRADES K-1: Farmers and Ranchers are Important
LESSON GRADES 2-3: Farmers and Ranchers help Consumers
For more information about the Beef Book Bundles, or to request a copy of the books, please contact the PA Beef Council at 1-888-4BEEFPA (423-3372).