ERIC Number: ED348478
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Horticulture Materials for Agricultural Education Programs. Core Agricultural Education Curriculum, Central Cluster.
Illinois Univ., Urbana. Office of Agricultural Communications and Education.
This curriculum guide contains five units with relevant problem areas for horticulture. These problem areas have been selected as suggested areas of study to be included in a core curriculum for secondary students enrolled in an agricultural education program. Each problem area includes some or all of the following components: related problem areas, prerequisite problem areas, occupational tasks addressed, learning assessment plan sheets, instructor's guide, information sheets, student worksheets or assignment sheets and keys, demonstrations, transparency masters, and a discussion guide for transparencies. Suggestions are made for use of the core materials, including specific suggestions for using the different components of a problem area. The five units are as follows: (1) horticultural business operation and management; (2) horticultural science and production; (3) horticultural mechanics; (4) landscaping; and (5) floral design. (NLA)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Behavioral Objectives, Botany, Business Administration, Core Curriculum, Engines, Floriculture, High Schools, Horticulture, Instructional Materials, Landscaping, Pests, Plant Growth, Plant Identification, Plant Propagation, Plants (Botany), Soil Science, State Curriculum Guides, Turf Management
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Office of Agricultural Communications and Education.
Note: For related documents, see CE 061 464-467.