National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
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America's Heartland: Cotton Episodes
Watch all or part of these episodes to learn about cotton. Watch Cotton to follow the production of cotton from field to fabric and learn about the genetic improvement of cotton plants, their harvesting, history, use as cattle feed, and more. See Cotton to Denim to learn how the fibers produced by cotton plants are transformed into our favorite denim jeans.
PBS: America's Heartland
Lessons Associated with this Resource
- Applying Heredity Concepts
- Clothes on the Grow
- Growing a Nation: Seeds of Change
- King Cotton (Grades 3-5)
- King Cotton (Grades 6-8)
- King Cotton (Grades 9-12)
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