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| DISTRICT PROGRAMS |
FAWN (FORESTRY AWARENESS WEEK NOW)
CULLMAN COUNTY FORESTRY PLANNING COMMITTEE
For All 6th Grade Students
Held at Sportsman Lake Park in Spring & Fall. The purpose of this training is to make the students aware of the importance of natural resources to the quality of their lives today and help influence the choices they will make as adults in appreciating, managing and protecting these resources for the future.
For All 4th Grade Students
The purpose is to educate the 4th graders about all aspects of water and to instill in them a general environmental awareness and stewardship ethic. Each student participates in 3 hands-on water activities.
TOURING FARMS FOR KIDS
NORTH ALABAMA AGRI-PLEX
Ages 6 thru 12
This 2-day event each June is to show the kids Cullman County’s agriculture.
FFA LAND JUDGING CONTEST
Each year the Cullman County Soil & Water District and the Cullman NRCS office conduct the County and North District contests. The events are designed to help students learn more about land, difference in soils and their capabilities, methods of soil conservation and improvement, treatments to help in obtaining higher production, and selection of suitable home sites.
FFA FORESTRY JUDGING CONTEST
Each year the Cullman County Soil & Water District and the Cullman NRCS office conduct the County and North District contests. The purpose of the event is to stimulate student interest in forestry, promote forestry instruction in the agricultural education curriculum, and recognize students who learn and demonstrate competence in forestry. As part of the competition, team members demonstrate knowledge of timber cruising/estimating, timberland improvement, tree identification, and compass orientation.
The SWCD mans booths or exhibits during the Cullman County Fair, Oktoberfest, Farm Ya’ll Festival and Peinhardt Farm Day.
| SCHOOL EDUCATION & PROGRAMS |
Programs that the CCSWCD Staff come into the classroom and present.
All supplies are included and are free.
- A Drop In The Bucket
- Ag Day Birthday | K-6th *puppets used
- Animal Tracks and Habitats
- Bird Talk K-4th puppets
- Brer Rabbit and other Stories | K-4thv *puppets used
- Can A Rooster Drive A Tractor? | K-2nd *puppets used
- Circles Of The Earth
- Down In The Dumps
- Earth As An Apple
- Earth Day Birthday
- Farm Charm
- Fine Feathered Friends
- Garbage Pizza
- Habitat Shuffle | K-5th *puppets used
- I Can Name 50 Trees
- Life In A Fish Bowl
- Little Red Hen | K-3rd *puppets used
- My Fine Feathered Friends
- Oh Beyond Bugs
- Oh Me Oh My A Butterfly
- Pass The Energy Please
- River Works Program
- Sammy Soil | K-3rd *puppets used
- Substitue Groundhog | K-3rd *puppets used
- Stirring Up Trouble
- The Cow That Went Oink | K-4th *puppets used
- The Early Bird | K-3rd *puppets used
- The Fourth Little Pig | K-3rd *puppets used
- The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs | K-3rd *puppets used
- Three Little Pigs | K-3rd *puppets used
- Water Bingo
- Water Cycle Bracelets