Created by the Silos and Smokestacks National Heritage Area, "CampSilos" aims to teach students about our nation's agricultural heritage. A winner of several online educational awards, the site provides standards-based lessons about a host of topics, from the pioneer farmers who helped settle this land years ago to the mass-producing, machine-tilled fields of today. Students can read a story about the history of corn, research the economics of farming in the modern world, or even watch a video of baby pigs being born. Students also can see what America's farms looked like 150 years ago and play interactive, educational games


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