The History of Illinois Agriculture presents these activities and lesson plans to teachers, students, and anyone interested in exploring the themes and research we covered in the Web site. All ages will enjoy many of these activities.Test Your Knowledge of Tools, Plants, and Animals.
For the student of genealogical and historical research:
Farm Family History Research Unit:
How to Analyze Historical Photographs
How to Research and Analyze Historical Objects
Research the History of Crops and Livestock
How Did Farm Products Get to Market
in the Nineteenth Century?
Analyze transportation maps to explain how four farmers marketed their commodities.