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Kansas Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom

Kansas Lesson Plan

What To Make With Milk

Lesson Plan
In this lesson students will learn the importance of milk. Students will use math conversion factors to estimate how much milk a product needs. Students will also create their own food products using milk.

Suggested Grade Level

4th - 5th


2 – 40 minutes sessions


Science, Math


  1. Students will understand that food provides humans with nutrients they need for growth, maintenance and energy.
  2. Students will be able to identify the nutrients provided from dairy for their daily needs.
  3. Students will use math conversions to determine the amount of specific dairy products that can be made from a set amount of milk.
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