Major Agronomic Crops: Food Legumes

Food Legumes: HS.93 : Effective Listening Skills (1,3,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Link the idea that nodes on the roots of a legume are very important in the nitrogen production process, just as effective listening skills are important to building and maintaining a healthy relationship/ conversation with others.

Food Legumes: HS.124 : Seven Roads to Success (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Just as there are seven career cluster areas in agriculture, there are seven major agronomic crops to discuss. Discuss this relationship with the students, and then choose a career cluster to connect with each of the major crops. Crops could also be changed for regional specificity as deemed appropriate. Suggested career cluster area to discuss: Animal Systems

Food Legumes: AHS.42 : Responsible Citizenship (3) (PDF) | (PPT)

Just as legumes give back to the soil, so to, should we give back to our community by being responsible citizens.