Agriculture Measures Up: Using Math in Ag

Students can calculate areas and perimeters of enclosures as they study the most economical use of fencing, estimate weights and volumes using a simulated grain bin, and determine how much fertilizer is needed for a problem lawn.

Description

Hands-on Items:
• Corn, 4-oz. Jars (15)
• Corn, shelled
• Glue sticks (15)
• Paper trays (15)
• Plastic cups (6)
• Rulers (15)
• Scissors (15 pairs)
• String
• Styrofoam boards (15)
• T-head pins (100)

Resource Binders:
• Agriscience Measures Up: Using Mathematics in Agriculture

VHS Videos:
• Agriscience Measures Up: Using Mathematics in Agriculture