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National Agriculture in the Classroom

Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix


Companion Resource

Cotton Education Kit

This Cotton Education Kit is designed for students, teachers and anyone who is interested in learning about cotton. This kit can be used by educators as a companion to any lesson about cotton in the subjects of science, geography, history, or agriculture science. The kit includes cotton seed with planting instructions, cotton boll from the farm, cottonseed separated from raw cotton, cotton lint separated by removing seeds, cotton bale that is sent to mills, cotton sliver that makes yarn, cotton yarn used to make cloth, denim representing the final product, and the Cotton in the Classroom brochure with lesson plan ideas.

Time to Complete
20 minutes
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Author
CottonAcres.com
Lessons Associated with this Resource