This lesson is geared toward helping students understand the importance of conservation and stewardship practices. As aligned with the state standards issued by the Department of Education for North Carolina, students will begin to understand the importance of crop rotations and cover crops in the field of agriculture. Students will also be able to understand the importance of water filtration and its impact on families around the world. This lesson plan aims to focus on the 8th grade Energy: Conservation and Transfer unit of the North Carolina Essential Standards.
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