About our book and its resources
We Grow Corn!
Our “We Grow Corn!” book follows a year of growing corn on a Kansas family farm. Check out the programs, lessons and materials we’ve created to enhance learning through the book!
"We Grow Corn!" Videos
Scroll down to see our Video Library for the “We Grow Corn!” book!
Kansas Corn STEM
Kansas farmers Brad McCauley and Steve Rome share the story of raising corn in Kansas. Watch real-life video footage as they explain the year long process of growing and harvesting corn. The videos extend the learning with the We Grow Corn! book. QR codes found throughout the book send readers to the corresponding video. Watch the videos to learn about the use of technology, how a planter and combine work, irrigation, how corn is used after harvest, and more!
Kernels of Knowledge Videos
Author Sharon Thielen Reads “We Grow Corn”
The book is free to any Kansas teacher. Teachers can follow the link below to request the book. If you are requesting an elementary kit, one "We Grow Corn!" book will be included in the kit. If you are wanting just the "We Grow Corn!" book, be sure to choose that as the item you are requesting. Sets for use in the classroom can also be requested.
Request the Book!
The book is free to any Kansas teacher. Teachers who request elementary kits automatically receive a "We Grow Corn!" book with their kit. Classroom sets also can be requested.Request Yours Today!