ERIC Number: ED176072
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Instructional Materials in Horticulture for Students with Special Needs.
Ethridge, James I.
This resource catalog of horticulture curriculum materials for students with special needs is divided into twenty-seven instructional areas: aboriculture; annuals; entomology; floral crops production; floral design and flower shop operations; garden center; greenhouse; ground covers and hedges; herbs; house plants; landscape construction and maintenance of home ground; nursery operation and management; pathology; perennials; poisonous plants; propagation; shrubs; small fruit; specialties; trees; tree fruits; turf grass; wild plants; vegetables; weeds; weeds (aquatic); and general horticulture. The major areas are subdivided to include one or more related categories. Definitions of all classification areas are included in each listing at the beginning of each section. Each citation includes the following information: title, material title, number of pages, date, author, corporate author which produced the material, orientation or brief annotation, and source. Several directories are appended, including informational agencies for the disabled, suppliers of horticultural materials, single plant societies, and periodicals available in horticulture. (BM)
Descriptors: Agricultural Production, Annotated Bibliographies, Directories, Disabilities, Disadvantaged, Entomology, Floriculture, Greenhouses, Grounds Keepers, Horticulture, Instructional Materials, Landscaping, Nursery Workers (Horticulture), Ornamental Horticulture, Plant Identification, Plant Pathology, Plant Propagation, Plant Science, Resource Materials, Special Education, Trees, Vocational Education, Weeds
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.