ERIC Number: ED215086
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Connecticut Vocational Agriculture Curriculum.
Connecticut State Dept. of Education, Hartford. Bureau of Vocational Services.
Designed for use in the Connecticut Regional Vocational Agriculture Centers, this curriculum provides exploratory and specialization units for four major areas of agriculture. These are Agriculture Mechanics, Animal Science, Natural Resources, and Plant Science. The exploratory units are required for grades 9 and 10, while the specialization units are intended for election in grades 11 and 12. Two outline charts show the sequence for instruction, suggested time for each unit, and topics covered in each unit for exploratory and specialization units. These units are provided: General Areas--Exploratory (Career Awareness, Future Farmers of America, Planning Experience Programs), Exploratory Agriculture Mechanics, Exploratory Animal Science, Exploratory Natural Resources, Exploratory Plant Science; and General Areas--Specialization (Agricultural Business Management, Career Preparation and Decision Making, Future Farmers of America, Records for Experience Programs), Specialization Agriculture Mechanics, Specialization Animal Science, Specialization Natural Resources, and Specialization Plant Science. Units follow a format including this information: unit title, length, grade level, objectives, content outline, teacher activities, student activities, evaluation, resources, bibliography, and media. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Connecticut State Dept. of Education, Hartford. Bureau of Vocational Services.
Identifiers: Connecticut; Future Farmers of America
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