ERIC Number: ED023925
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Landscape Maintenance and Establishment. A Student Handbook. Teacher Education Series, Volume 9 Number 2S.
Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Pennsylvania Agricultural Experiment Station.
This student handbook is one of a series of instructional aids prepared and edited by the Department of Agricultural Education at the Pennsylvania State University. Its organization and content were field tested, evaluated, and improved by teachers attending summer institutes in ornamental horticulture in 1966 and 1967. The content includes problem areas of exploring opportunities in landscaping and establishment, landscape maintenance, and landscape establishment. Each problem area lists objectives, key questions, new words, and subject content. The textual material is supplemented with photographs, sketches, drawings, and a reference list. The appendix contains check lists for selecting plant materials and winter landscape maintenance, landscape symbols, diagnostic sheets for unhealthy plants, addresses for agricultural extension publication services, and plant material identification and classification. Applications relate to the northeastern United States. The teacher's manual in this series is available as VT 007 368. (DM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Pennsylvania Agricultural Experiment Station.