ERIC Number: ED212878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Insects and Diseases. Competency Based Teaching Materials in Horticulture.
Legacy, Jim; And Others
This competency-based curriculum unit on insects and diseases is one of four developed for classroom use in teaching the turf and lawn services area of horticulture. The five sections are each divided into teaching content (in a question-and-answer format) and student skills that outline steps and factors for consideration. Topics covered include root-feeding insects, shoot-feeding insects, and fungicides. 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. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Check Lists, Competency Based Education, Disease Control, Diseases, Entomology, Horticulture, Insecticides, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Ornamental Horticulture, Ornamental Horticulture Occupations, Secondary Education, 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 031 413-420.