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Take the 2019 OSLN Design Challenge!

Take the 2019 OSLN Design Challenge!

Get your students involved in this great PBL opportunity! All students in Ohio are invited! Work as a team to imagine, design and prototype a solution to increase food security …

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Bioeconomy and soybeans: investigating challenges and exploring solutions

Bioeconomy and soybeans: investigating challenges and exploring solutions

What is a bioeconomy? What is the role of soybeans in the development of bioeconomies in Spanish-speaking countries? International markets are very important to soybean farmers across the globe. In this unit, students in a Spanish language class will explore the idea of a bioeconomy and research case …

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STEM learning at Henry County Fair

STEM learning at Henry County Fair

Rides, food, exhibits—and STEM education?!? Yes, teachers got it all at GrowNextGen teacher leader Donna Meller’s “Ag + Science = STEM” presentation at the Henry County Fair! Sponsored by the Henry Co…

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Windmill activity wows fair crowd

Windmill activity wows fair crowd

Ohio State Fair attendees had the opportunity to create a windmill! This activity helped them understand how windmills help pump groundwater to the surface to provide the water needed for …

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Seeing the past; exploring the present

Seeing the past; exploring the present

Teachers from Michigan and Ohio came together at The Henry Ford for a special workshop sponsored by the Ohio Soybean Council. “Farming: see the past, explore the present” provided the …

Curriculum
Water Windmill Challenge

Water Windmill Challenge

How do engineers build strong support structures? This unit asks students to create a windmill structure using the Engineering Design Process. A farmer has hired your company, Wind Power Technologies, to engineer a derrick to support a …

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PAST students visit Waterman Farm

PAST students visit Waterman Farm

A group of students from the PAST Foundation came to see the farm, hear about the research being done in the different areas, and take a look at the technology …

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Freeze Seed

Freeze Seed

For this experiment, we conducted a trial to find out what would happen if we grew seeds that were frozen versus seeds that were left at room temperature. Our hypothesis …

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