ERIC Number: ED265369
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Basic Electricity in Agricultural Mechanics.
Montana State Univ., Bozeman. Dept. of Agricultural and Industrial Education.
This unit of instruction on electricity has been designed especially for teachers to use with freshmen and sophomore vocational agricultural students in Montana. It consists of an outline of the unit and eight lesson plans. The unit outline lists the following components: situation, aims and goals, lesson plans, student activities, teacher activities, and references. The eight lessons cover these topics: what electricity is; understanding electrical terms and symbols; safety practices; electricity from plant to farm; electrical tools, materials, and controls; types of electrical circuits; practical wiring applications; and calculating amps, volts, resistance, and cost of electrical power. Each lesson contains some or all of the following parts: need for the lesson, objectives, interest approach, teaching plan, association and follow-up, references, handouts, and transparency masters. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Behavioral Objectives, Classroom Techniques, Course Content, Course Organization, Electric Circuits, Electricity, Equipment, Hand Tools, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Safety, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Transparencies, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Montana State Office of Public Instruction, Helena. Dept. of Vocational Education Services.
Authoring Institution: Montana State Univ., Bozeman. Dept. of Agricultural and Industrial Education.
Identifiers - Location: Montana