Time in Knox County:

2019 Office Hours
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30pm (mostly)
Wed: 9:00am - 2:30pm

* We try hard to be in the office between 8:30am and 4:30pm on Mon, Tue, Thu, & Fri, but please call ahead to be sure!

893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856


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    K-12 Education Resources


    Maine School Garden Network
    Maine Ag in the Classroom
    Gulf of Maine Research Institute: Vital Signs
    National Association of Conservation Districts

    Teaching Resources

    Agricultural lessons for preK - 12: Teach ME About Food & Farms:

    Bat Education  
       Bat Trunk - available locally for loan
         Project EduBat Activities  

    Climate Change Webcasts for Students: www.ClimateChangeLIVE.org

    Gardening/Healthy Meals
         Dig In! A Gardening Guide Curriculum for 5th and 6th Grades
             If your school participates in Federal Child Nutrition programs: http://tn.ntis.gov (last item in list)
             All others, view & download lessons: http://teamnutrition.usda.gov/library.html
            Kit includes: Standards-based lessons, 28 pages of handouts, a gardening guide,
            35 Dig In! at-home booklets for parents/caregivers, & 6 different fruit and vegetable posters

                USDA Recipes - What's Cooking?

    Pollination Activity Booklet  

           Soil Health
              Dig & Learn
              Cover Crop
              No Till

          Unstoppable Learning (Ted Radio Hour podcast-a must for all teachers!):    

              Water Quality Experiment: Erosion & Sedimentation