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Oklahoma Agriculture in the Classroom




"When one has tasted watermelon, he knows what the angels eat."
-Mark Twain

Featured Teachers

Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom has many outstanding teachers using AITC lessons in their classrooms. We are pleased and proud to spotlight some of them monthly.

Transcontinental Railroad

The completion of the Transcontinental Railroad occurred on August 15, 1870. What impact did this have on agriculture in Oklahoma and Indian Territories? Look for answers in our new Oklahoma Studies section.

Writing Prompt

You are a cattle rancher on the Cherokee Strip in Indian Territory. Write a letter to your cousin back east describing how the railroad will change your life.

National Trail Mix Day

Celebrate with these lessons and recipe:

Viva la Vida, Watermelons Viva la Vida, Watermelons, Frida Kahlo