Agriculture 7: Celebrate the Earth with Micro Greens: Reconnecting to the Food You Eat

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Gibron Jones and his organization HOSCO Shift are dedicated to addressing food access problems, providing nutritional education, and improving economic conditions through locally produced foods and products.  In this program, Gibron demonstrates the ease, importance, and value of growing your own nutrient-packed micro greens and discusses the importance of providing healthy food options in an urban environment.  For more information on HOSCO Shift, check out their website at https://www.hoscofarms.com/.  Find more information about micro greens and a short biography of Gibron Jones in the Teacher Tools below.

Student Tools

Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 329: Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources

Educate.Today is full of primary sources to use with your students. This teacher tool focuses on understanding the difference between primary sources and secondary sources and provides an example of an activity to do with students to build their effective use of primary sources in a research project.

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Teacher Tool 523: Micro Greens

Use this document, provided by Gibron Jones and HOSCO Shift, to learn more about micro greens and why and how to grow them. This teacher tool accompanies information you'll find in the following Educate.Today videos: Agriculture-7, Agriculture-8, Agriculture-9, Agriculture-10, Agriculture-11, Agriculture-12.

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Teacher Tool 524: Gibron Jones Biography

Learn about the background and expertise of our guest Gibron Jones, founder of HOSCO Shift, in this brief biography. This teacher tool provides information about the guest expert who is featured in the following Educate.Today videos: Agriculture-7, Agriculture-8, Agriculture-9, Agriculture-10, Agriculture-11, Agriculture-12.

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