Flat Aggie: All About Wheat

With each Flat Aggie report, I’ll be putting together a list additional resources, websites, recipes, books, and activities.  Use this and farmer math from A Kansas Farm Mom to bring Flat Aggie’s Agmazing Adventures to life!

Flat Aggie Visits Northwest Kansas for Corn Harvest & Wheat Planting

All About Corn (complimentary materials)

Classroom Activities & Resources
From North Dakota Ag in the Classroom: Wheat Ag Mag

From Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom: All About Wheat

From Texas Farm Bureau’s Be Ag Smart
Wheat: The Staff of Life, Part 1 – basics of wheat production
Wheat: The Staff of Life, Part 2 – make a book activity. Pages are shaped like a slice of bread. Tells story of wheat to bread.
Wheat: The Staff of Life, Part 3 – conclusion of bread book and bread in a bag activity

From Illinois Ag in the Classroom:
Specialty Crop Ag Mag (with section and quiz on wheat)
Complimentary Lesson Book to Farmer George Plants A Nation with wheat milling activity

From Kansas Ag in the Classroom: Fun Facts About Wheat

From Clickschooling: Lessons About Wheat

Science of Bread: The Great Balls of Gluten Activity


  • Farmer George Plants a Nation by Peggy Thomas (ISBN-13: 978-1590784600)
  • Bread Comes to Life by George Levenson (ISBN 1-58246-114-7)
  • Bread Bread Bread by Ann Morris (ISBN-13: 978-0-688-12275-1)
  • From Wheat to Pasta by Robert Egan (ISBN 0-516-26069-3)

Web Resources


One response to “Flat Aggie: All About Wheat

  1. Pingback: Flat Aggie: All About Corn | Rural Route 2

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