lesson plans & activities
Middle School (6-8)
New! Sustainable School Design
Your middle school students will undertake a design project, engaging in the design cycle, to construct and implement a sustainable solution for their school grounds that meets the criteria highlighted by the U.S Department of Education.
Analyzing and Representing the Data Interactive Lesson
Middle-school students will learn how to visually present qualitative data, including creating their own infographic. Using information about the egg industry, students will learn about the Farm-to-Table process, as well as learn how to creatively represent that data.
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The Wealth of Health in an Egg
Ask your students to review the literature related to the health aspects and nutrition of egg consumption then challenge them to write and illustrate a school newspaper article about their findings.
Analyzing and representing the data
Using the American Egg Board's website as a reference, challenge students to create infographic posters showcasing information about the Farm-to-Table process.
In this activity students will learn what countries chickens originated from, how they spread across the world and shed light on what types of eggs hens lay.