ERIC Number: ED330804
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Agricultural Education Science Activity--Nos. SS 2-4.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Curriculum Materials Service.
This packet contains three science learning activities that can be used in agricultural education courses. The activities cover these topics: (1) determining the effects of soil particle size on capillary action; (2) measuring levels of eroded soil particles in streams; and (3) determining the effects of soil cover and texture on surface erosion. The lesson plans for the activities consist of the following elements: agricultural subjects and science principles included in the lesson, agricultural applications, student objectives, activity length, group size, vocabulary, materials required, instructional strategies and procedures (overview and results), key questions, and evaluation. One or two references are given for each activity and each includes data record and observation sheet. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Classroom Techniques, Higher Education, Integrated Curriculum, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Science Activities, Science Experiments, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Soil Conservation, Soil Science, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education
Ohio Agricultural Education Curriculum Materials Service, 254 Agricultural Administration Bldg., Ohio State University, 2120 Fyffe Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1099.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Curriculum Materials Service.