Here at the NFU we’re passionate about educating young people about food and farming. On this section of the site you will be able to find high quality, teacher approved resources linked to the National Curriculum.
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The farm is absolutely crammed with opportunities to explore using the five senses. Join our presenting team on Woolas Grange Farm to investigate using their senses and then create your own sensory trail using our lesson plan.
It's all grow! Use this handy resource pack to watch three of our intrepid explorers visit a carrot farm to discover what plants need to grow. Then plant your own carrots and record their growth using our fantastic carrot diary.
Last week, the NFU Education team delivered some exciting teacher CPD workshops at the Association for Science Education conference in Birmingham to promote Farming STEMterprise: their brand new range of engaging, cross-curricular STEM projects.
Watch our video for how to use your festive physics skills to make conductive dough Xmas trees & bring a festive feel to your KS2 electricity teaching! Design & make some savoury Rudolf's carrot flapjacks- the perfect treats to leave out for Santa!