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In-classroom Curriculum

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Thanks for participating in the John Deere Attractions in-classroom curriculum program! This site is your resource center for all the materials you’ll need for the guided tour. Using the pre- and post-visit lessons will help engage, educate, and enhance students’ guided-tour experiences.

To download curriculum guides, worksheets, slideshows, and resources, simply click on the corresponding links below.

Two girls talking outside of the John Deere Pavilion

John Deere Pavilion

Curriculum

Pre-Visit Lesson:


K–1 Resources
Slideshow: Meet the Machines
Worksheet: Where Do They Work?
Worksheet: John Deere: A Global Company
2–3 Resources
Slideshow: Meet the Machines
Worksheet: Where Do They Work?
Worksheet: John Deere: A Global Company
4–5 Resources
Slideshow: Meet the Machines
Worksheet: Where Do They Work?
Worksheet: John Deere: A Global Company

Post-Visit Lesson:


K–5 Resources
Slideshow: What Did You Learn?
Worksheet: Nothing Runs Like a Deere

Children looking at a Waterloo Boy Tractor on display

John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum

Curriculum

Pre-Visit Lesson:


K–1 Resources 
Slideshow: Life on the Prairie
Worksheet: Animals at Work
2–3 Resources 
Slideshow: Life on the Prairie
Worksheet: How Many Horses?
Slideshow: The Evolution of the Tractor
4–5 Resources 
Slideshow: Life on the Prairie
Worksheet: Prairie Power
Slideshow: The Evolution of the Tractor

Post-Visit Lesson:


K–5 Resources 
Slideshow: What Did You Learn?
Worksheet: Spot the Difference
Worksheet: The Tractor of the Future

The John Deere Blacksmith is doing a live demonstration for a group of children

John Deere Historic Site

Curriculum

Pre-Visit Lesson:


K–1 Resources
Slideshow: Digging for Answers
Worksheet: Tools of the Trade
2–3 Resources
Slideshow: Digging for Answers
Worksheet: Tools of the Trade
Slideshow: Artifacts of the Future
4–5 Resources
Slideshow: Digging for Answers
Worksheet: Tools of the Trade
Slideshow: Artifacts of the Future

Post-Visit Lesson:


K–1 Resources
Slideshow: What Did You Learn?
Worksheet: John Deere the Man
Worksheet: Hammer Away
2–5 Resources
Slideshow: What Did You Learn?
Worksheet: John Deere the Man
Worksheet: Hammer Away