ERIC Number: ED212876
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Soils and Fertilizers. Competency Based Teaching Materials in Horticulture.
Legacy, Jim; And Others
This competency-based curriculum unit on soils and fertilizers is one of four developed for classroom use in teaching the turf and lawn services area of horticulture. The four sections are each divided into teaching content (in a question-and-answer format) and student skills that outline taking soil samples, testing samples, preparing soil for turf seedbed, and turf fertility. A list of references precedes a section containing visual aids, student skill checklist, and student activities such as handouts, discussion activities, field trips, crossword puzzles, hands-on experiences, worksheets, tests, and quizzes. Answer keys are provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Check Lists, Competency Based Education, Fertilizers, Horticulture, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Ornamental Horticulture, Ornamental Horticulture Occupations, Secondary Education, Soil Science, Tests, Turf Management, Units of Study, Visual Aids
Agricultural Education & Mechanization Dept., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 62901 ($2.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.; Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale, Dept. of Agricultural Education and Mechanization.
Note: For related documents see CE 031 413-421.