Classroom Programs from the Asombro Institute for Science Education
Asombro Anywhere Lessons
These lessons are available to any educator anywhere. They can be downloaded and taught with very little to purchase and prepare.
|Are You This Cow’s Herd? - 3rd
Phenomenon: Can traits of different types
of cows be used to reunite a lost cow with
Solving the Beef - Game for Ages 12+
Phenomenon: This competitive game
encourages players to think broadly,
innovatively, and creatively to complex
real-world problems in agriculture.
|Get Out and Graze - 6th to 9th Grade Lesson
NGSS MS-LS2-1 and HS-ESS3-1
Phenomenon: How does reduced forage availability
due to climate change affect two different cattle
Asombro Taught Lessons
These lessons are taught by Asombro staff and are available to any educator within an 80-mile radius of Las Cruces, New Mexico for a minimal fee.*
Cows and Calves - 1st Grade Lesson
Phenomenon: What do Criollo cows do to
¡Criollo! - 3rd Grade Lesson
Phenomenon: Certain types of cattle have
Precision Ranching - 9th - 12th Grade Lesson
Phenomenon: Precision Ranching (PR) tools are
*minimal fee waived for class visits within an 80-mile radius of Las Cruces,
Asombro Field Trips
These lessons are available to any educator are able to make their own transportation arrangements to Las Cruces, New Mexico.
|The Land We Live On - 2nd/3rd
Grade Field Trip (The Rancher)
NGSS 2-ESS2-1 & 3-ESS3-1
Phenomenon: Wind and water can
change the shape of the land in many
ways, and different professions adapt to
this process in different ways.
|Conservation Research - 4th/5th
Grade Field Trip (Criollo: Desert Cattle)
Phenomenon: How can we use science to
protect wildlife and the environment?
Asombro Lessons Coming Soon
These lessons are currently in development and will soon be available as Asombro Anywhere lessons.
|Don’t Fence Me In - 5th
Phenomenon: Can virtual fencing help
ranchers better manage their cattle and
rangeland while at the same time protect
Earth’s natural resources?
Studying Sustainability in the
To contact Asombro about scheduling a lesson or for additional information about any of
these programs contact Kelly. email@example.com or (575) 524-3334