Have your students ever wondered how milk gets from the cow to the table? Introduce Washington agriculture to your students with this fun interactive program, get an overview of dairy farming and discover the steps of milk production. Components are linked to common core standards and target grades 3-5. There are several ways to explore dairy farming in Washington:
Download and work through the teacher guide and student worksheet.
To enhance the Dairy Story, invite the Dairy Ambassador into the classroom to show the video, share personal stories about dairy farming and answer questions. The presentation is approximately 30 minutes. To schedule, email: WaDairyCouncil@EatSmart.org.
Check out the "Going Further" resources to enrich the lesson.