education zone

Welcome to the Education Zone of Eberhard's Dairy!

Here you will find a video detailing the history of Eberhard's Dairy and the journey that our milk makes from the farm to local Central Oregon schools for lunch.

 

From the video, we have developed PDFs featuring activities rooted in different subjects targeted for 2nd-4th Grade, connecting to Oregon State Standards.

Social Studies: Farm to Table Step Scramble

Time for Activity: 20-30 Minutes

Description: Cut out and arrange the steps to learn about the journey from farm to table. Students will cut out descriptions and photos from the word and photo banks, matching them to one another, and glue them to the template. 
 

DOWNLOAD SOCIAL STUDIES PDF

Science: Butter Making Activity and Worksheet

Time Needed: 30 Minutes

Description: Follow our tutorial to create homemade butter with your class. Students will take turns shaking a mason jar filled with whipped cream. Fill the worksheet noting the changes from liquid to solid. 
 

DOWNLOAD SCIENCE PDF

English: A Day in the Life

Time for Activity: 20-30 Minutes

Description: Students will write a 'Day in the Life' of our mascot Moo Moo Belle. This PDF features the option to do a story format or a schedule format depending on students needs.

DOWNLOAD ENGLISH PDF

Math: Worksheet

Time for Activity: 15-20 Minutes

Description: A multiplication and division worksheet for third graders using numbers based off of facts shown in the video. 
 

DOWNLOAD MATH PDF

nutrition information  

Calcium is essential for kids and teenagers to help build healthy, strong bones. It is recommended that 9-18 year olds get 1,300 milligrams of calcium a day while 4-8 year olds should get 1,000 milligrams a day.


In addition to Calcium, milk is the number one source of several key nutrients of a healthy diet including potassium, phosphorous, and magnesium.

For more information on nutritionally based educational content check out these National and State sponsored websites:

 

Milk Life

Milk Life has a variety of educational videos for technology integration in class.

Milk Life Videos

 

 

Oregon Dairy Council

Download the ‘Nutritionary’ and ‘What Food Am I?’ games from the Oregon Dairy Council for some fun in the classroom.

Nutritionary 

What Food Am I?

 

 

OSU's Smart Eating and Reading

Find a variety of excellent lesson plans at OSU’s Smart Eating and Reading Nutrition and Reading Program.

Smart Eating and Reading