Following, are six activities to incorporate the Go for the Gold program, developed especially for California students by the “California Grown” statewide education campaign along with the California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom. The purpose of these activities is to teach your students about California agriculture, the health and economic benefits of buying and eating locally grown products, and to instill pride in their agriculturally rich state.
California's Great Industries
This fun little interactive learning tool will take you through many of the California's great industries. Topics include information about Farming, Fishing, Forests, Food, Fiber and Flowers.
Spin to Win Online Flash Game
After developing and launching a number of hands-on consumer activities for the successful “California Grown” Zone events in 2003, the one element that resonated most strongly with consumers was the ever-popular “Spin to Win” game. While the draw of the game is undeniably the opportunity to be entered in to a monthly drawing to win prizes, the beauty of it is that through the questions and answers, consumers are learning about California agriculture in a fun-filled, high-energy activity.
Now you can live deliciously with "California Grown's" new healthy living guide. Inside are suggestions for recipes and other tips that utilize California grown agricultural products for healthy living!
The Great "California Grown" Adventure
Planning a long road trip or a weekend getaway? From hidden farm trails and fruit stands in Southern California to secluded wineries in El Dorado county, you can enjoy California's unique agricultural bounty at destinations throughout the state. All you need is the Great "California Grown" Adventure map.