Dawn Nagel, January 2017
Originally filmed January 2016.
Standard: 5.5.3 List healthy options to health-related issues or problems. Dawn makes sure her cattle get all the right nutrients, and explained how they feed the cows in the winter to make sure they are healthy.
- What are things that you should eat to stay healthy?
Teacher Resource: Games videos and activity sheets about staying healthy. http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids/
Core Standard & Question: 4.OA.3 Solve multi-step word problems posed with whole numbers and having whole-number answers using the four operations, including problems in which remainders must be interpreted. Represent these problems using equations with a letter standing for the unknown quantity. Assess the reasonableness of answers using mental computation and estimation strategies including rounding.
- If 2 bales weigh 1,500 pounds, how much does one bale weigh? How much do all 4 bales weigh?
Teacher Resource: Dawn had a slide at the end that included a few household products that are made from the by-products of cattle. Here’s a diagram that explains more about products that include something from a beef cow. https://ranchersreserve.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/img_15421.jpg