Connect – Learn – Grow

During May through October Bronkberry’s Farm Lab experience provides preschool through eighth-grade students a 1-2 hour experiential introduction to the farm ecosystem, emphasizing how living soils, animals, plants and people interact on a farm.

A standard Farm Lab experience typically includes a:

  • Farm Tour (visit the apple trees, vegetable garden, barnyard animals, greenhouses, and country store).
  • *Lesson aligned to Illinois State Standards facilitated by Bronkberry staff member
  • Hands-on activity

*Lesson Resources– Find a lesson that supports what students are learning in the classroom, let us know and we will incorporate the content into the Farm Lab Experience!

Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom AgMag Lessons
http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags.shtml 

Illinois Farm to School Network Curriculum (PreK-8th grade)
http://illinoisfarmtoschool.org/fresh-from-the-farm/

National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
Search National database for the lesson by grade and topic or National Standards
https://www.agclassroom.org/teacher/matrix/

Cost: $8.00 per student

Deposit: $50

RESERVE TODAY!
Contact Jennifer Bronk at 815-436-6967 or email bronkberrysite@sbcglobal.net to plan your group experience.