ERIC Number: ED135942
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Jun
Reference Count: 0
New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Occupational and Career Curriculum Development.
Each of the 32 curriculum modules in this packet for ornamental horticulture instruction contains a brief description of the module content, a list of the major division or units, the overall objectives, objectives by units, content outline and suggested teaching methods, student application activities, and evaluation procedures. A listing of resource materials is also included for each module. Module titles are Climbing, Limbing, and Felling; Pruning Ornamentals; Floral Design and Construction; Funeral Spray and Wreath Construction; Funeral Designs; Simple Wedding Designs; Producing Christmas Decorations; Retail Flower Shop Operation and Management; Introduction to Growing Greenhouse Crops; Growing Bedding Plants; Growing Specialized Greenhouse Holiday Crops; Ornamental Horticulture--Landscape Design; Landscape Construction Features; Indoor Landscaping; Identifying and Using Indoor Foliage Plants; Implementing Landscape Plantings; Maintaining Woody Shrubs in the Landscape; Identification and Landscape Use of Herbaceous Plants; Growing Nursery Plants; Asexual Plant Propagation; Plant Propagation From Seed; Growing and Caring for Turf Grass; Lawn Construction; Greenskeeping; Controlling Insects, Diseases and Fertilization; Preparing and Maintaining Ornamental Horticulture Soils; Using Woody Plants in Ornamental Horticulture; Developing an Ornamental Business Location and Layout; Preparing Nursery Stock for Sale; Operation and Maintenance of Horticultural Equipment; Scheduling Greenhouse Crop Production; and Preparing Flowers for Sale. (HD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Occupational and Career Curriculum Development.
Note: For related documents see CE 007 550, CE 008 147-148, CE 008 151, CE 009 326-328, ED 105 080 (Modular Design Approach for Agricultural Education), and ED 105 296 (Module Directory for Agricultural Education) ; Not available in hard copy due to print quality of original