Educators

 

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.

Program Overview

   Download program forms here:
   Guidelines
   Application
   Beef Evaluation
   Veal Evaluation

For more information, contact Jennifer Orr at 814-623-2698 or jorr@pabeef.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 five books: Little Star...Raising Our First Calf; Star Becomes a Mother; Mini Milk Maids on the Mooove; Cowgirl Up! Let's Go Ranching and Our Star Goes West.

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 plans are now available for the newly published fifth book, Our Star Goes West.

 

LESSON GRADES K-1: USING PHOTOGRAPHS TO UNDERSTAND KEY IDEAS

 

LESSON GRADES 2-3: I WONDER...

 

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). 

 

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