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Educational Resources for Children, Parents and Teachers

USDA. NAL. National Invasive Species Information Center.

Links to an array of federal, state, academic, and organization Web sites providing educational materials on invasive species and integrated pest management.

NCCRAHS. North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural Tasks.

Helps adults match up a child's physical and mental abilities with the tasks involved in completing different agricultural jobs.

Information Institute of Syracuse.

Arranges collections of educational materials found on federal, state, university, non-profit and commercial sites

American Farm Bureau. Foundation for Agriculture.

Provides interactive computer games teach agricultural literacy to elementary school children from kindergarten through Grade 5.

DOL. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

Addresses common agricultural hazards and offering potential safety solutions for both employers and young workers through an interactive web-based training tool.

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Teaches children the four simple steps to food safety: "Clean, Separate, Cook, Chill."

USDA. National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

Offers resources for educators and students that supplement and enhance existing curricula in science and the social sciences.

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Provides interactive computer game for children ages 6 to 11. Presents children with the ability to make food choices and select the best fuel for their rocket ship to reach Planet Power.