Educators

Farm Camp helps connect what your students are learning in the classroom with agriculture through on site visits and a 3 part program. The three parts include in-class learning, hands-on farm or agribusiness tour and career exploration. We work with educators who teach grades 5-12.
Educator Introduction
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WHAT IS A FARM CAMP

EDUCATOR?

You know that engaging your students is the best way to develop deeper knowledge of your curriculum. With the help of our Farm Camp Program Director you will create an opportunity for your students to experience real world connections between your classroom and local agriculture.

Ways We Help:

  • Developing connections with local AgHosts to build your experience
  • Preparing the AgHost to deliver a positive, interactive experience for your students
  • Providing tailored lesson plans that build on your existing classroom curriculum to deepen your students understanding
  • Managing consistent communication between you and the AgHost to ensure a successful event

HOW DOES FARM CAMP SUPPORT YOU?

Every Farm Camp is unique! Each experience is tailored to connect to your classroom's curriculum to engage your students.

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IN-CLASSROOM LEARNING

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HANDS-ON AG TOUR

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CAREER EXPLORATION

CUSTOMIZED FARM CAMPS

Each Farm Camp is unique!

Each experience is tailored to connect to your classroom's curriculum and engage your students.

Check out some of the past Farm Camp examples below to begin brainstorming and get your juices flowing!

student smelling sugar beet

Virtual Farm Camp to A Sugar Beet Farm

By Farm Camp | 06/12/2024

Farm Camp Minnesota’s goal is to connect students to an on-farm or agribusiness experience with the overarching mission of increasing agricultural literacy in students grades 5-12. We are here to […]

South Junior High School Farm Camp Ag Day

South Junior High School Farm Camp Ag Day

By Farm Camp | 06/10/2024

Minnesota 5-12 students experience agriculture through this hands-on three part career exploration. Farm Camp Minnesota creates a customized experience for your classroom and includes standards-based, in classroom learning, hands-on farm […]

East Grand Forks Ag Careers Day

East Grand Forks Ag Careers Day

By Farm Camp | 06/21/2023

Agriculture is all around us! It is Farm Camp Minnesota‘s mission to increase agricultural literacy through experiences where students can interact first-hand with agriculture in Minnesota fields, industries and businesses […]

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GET STARTED

Access unit plans for your educator, checklists and resources to run your event, tips and much more when you register your Farm Camp!

AG HOSTS:

FIND A CLASSROOM CONNECTION

Let our Farm Camp Program Director find a connection for you to host or attend a Farm Camp!

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