Tapping Into Maple Tradition
Tapping into Maple Tradition digs deeper into maple sugar production to uncover a wide variety of core academic concepts. Botany, chemistry, history, economics, math, nutrition, language arts and engineering are all key components. "Tapping Into Maple Tradition" enhances these educational areas with hands-on, STEM focused activities reinforcing the learning process. Check back as lessons will be added over time.
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What We Offer
School to Farm Days
Annual hands-on learning days for fourth graders at local farms with the help of NHAITC and other agricultural professionals.
NHAITC offers professional development opportunities to teachers at educators' conferences and after school at various locations throughout NH.
Lessons & Resources
Check-out our online resources which blend various agricultural concepts with core curriculum concepts.
Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
The Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix is an online, searchable, and standards-based curriculum map for K-12 teachers.
2020 Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to high school math teacher Christine Stillwell of Robert J. Lister Academy in Portsmouth for being named the NH Agriculture in the Classroom 2020 Teacher of the Year! The award recognizes Christine for her creation of a maple education curriculum with her own students and then sharing it with 10 elementary schools and 4 preschools.
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School Garden Website
Garden-related lessons, grant possibilities, Master Gardener tips, current programs and more all packed into one website.
2019 Annual Literacy Program
Maple Syrup from the Sugarhouse by Laurie Lazzaro Knowlton
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