• Map Maker #5: Plumb Lines

    *** If you missed the Facebook Live video today, our winners for last Wednesday's Teach Ag Kit Giveaway are: And if you missed the name of the website I used to draw the names, it is: https://wheelofnames.com/   Now,...
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  • Ethics and Critical Thinking—Sustainability (FW)

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  • Cartographer's Notebook #5: Swing Sets

    Before we get started today, please watch this video: Saving the Art of Mapmaking If you were wondering, I was born in 1996. This makes me a young Millennial according to Tim Elmore's analysis of generations. I re...
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  • Map Maker #1: Antique Maps

    "This had to be both exhilarating and frightening. They mapped as they marched. They penned as they progressed. They were training as they were traveling. They had nothing else to leverage. It would have been useless ...
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  • Cartographer's Notebook #1: Beginning With the End in Mind

    The expedition of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark is arguably one of America's most exciting stories. Also known as the "Corps of Discovery Expedition," you are probably familiar with Lewis, Clark, Sacagawea and th...
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  • Testing the Waters

    Welcome to the first day of the 2020 NAAE Virtual Book Club!    I am a terrible swimmer. My inability to stay afloat makes me ridiculously cautious around all bodies of water, I do not jump into pools with vigor, and...
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  • Guest Blog: Andrea Fristoe, National Teach Ag Campaign

    This week, our Map Maker activity has a fun twist. I reached out to Andrea Fristoe, NAAE Program Manager, and asked her to share some of her thoughts related to Chapter 5 of Marching Off the Map. Please read her guest...
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  • New Teacher News -- May 2020

    Totally Acceptable. . . .  To join us on Thursday, May 28th and Friday, May 29th for our Declaration and Graduation events live on Facebook (and encourage your students to sign up!), To keep in contact with your s...
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  • Map Maker #3: Ask a Native

    Tim Elmore poses a crucial question at the end of chapter 4: "Are you willing to keep your principles, but trade in your pedagogy?" We've learned that our students need us to adapt but not adopt their trends.They need...
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  • Critical Thinking: Ice cream in a bag experiment

    *Designed to be written in students’ notebooks.  And is one of the first experiments they do in the year.   Ice cream: Hypothesis and Conclusion (Students write in their notebooks) What do you know about ice cream? *A...
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  • Critical Thinking - SAE Debate.docx

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  • The Journey of a New Normal #TeachAg

      What does your new normal look like? Some states are opening back up, while others are shutting back down. Each day we have new guidelines to follow. Uncertainty is everywhere, but at least we are #AloneTo...
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  • Cultivating a New Field -- Part Two

    With the current status of social distancing and being #HealthyAtHome, we are featuring a series about preservice agriculture teachers who are learning to adapt and adjust to a new normal of learning and teaching. Thi...
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  • Captain's Log

    Check the Captain's Log for updates and guidance along our journey!   *** There will be no Cartographer's Notebook post on Monday, 5.25.20 in honor of Memorial Day! Use this break to catch up on assignments if necessa...
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  • The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Perhaps it is because of the stay-at-home order, but it seems to me the Clint Eastwood movie “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly” is on television nearly every day. As I reflect back on the FFA, that title might al...
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  • Ag Leadership - Values & Ethics - Vision Board.docx

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  • Brainstorming the Problem and Defining the Problem Lesson

    The graphic organizer is somehow first when this was scanned at school so I could post while working remotely.  I do apologize.  When the students receive a hard copy, the organizer is stapled as the last sheet.
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  • Cartographer's Notebook #3: Landmarks

    "We are now at a point where we must educate our children in what no one knew yesterday, and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet." - Margaret Mead (as quoted on p. 69)   Chapter 4 is absolutely packed with ...
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  • Cartographer's Notebook #4: Sail or Surrender?

    "When the winds of change blow, some people build walls, while others build windmills." - Chinese Proverb, p. 79   I am having a hard time deciding which chapter is my favorite in Marching Off the Map, but I think ch...
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  • Washington Beat -- May 2020

    Last week, the United States House of Representatives passed H.R. 6800, the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act, a $3 trillion, 1,800 page follow-up coronavirus relief package. Althou...
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