ERIC Number: ED234280
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Guide to Educational Materials about Agriculture: A Project of Agriculture in the Classroom.
Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC. Agriculture in the Classroom Program.
Over 200 print and audiovisual materials which promote understanding of the importance of agriculture are described in this resource guide for teachers. Items which have been developed specifically for classroom use are described in addition to a large number of general informational materials which could be adapted according to classroom needs. Materials are presented in four sections: print, audiovisuals and kits, collections of materials, and resource guides. Each entry provides the title, publisher/producer, grade level, format, description of the contents, agricultural concepts taught, price, and ordering information. An index is provided which lists all materials according to the following agricultural concepts: (1) agriculture and history; (2) the geography of agriculture; (3) agriculture and technology; (4) the economics of agriculture; (5) agriculture and the world; (6) careers; and (7) major policy issues. (JH)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC. Agriculture in the Classroom Program.