ERIC Number: ED273832
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
The Nursery Worker. Teacher Guide. Revised.
Welch, A. W.
This teacher's guide is designed for use in a vocational horticulture course designed to prepare students for jobs as nursery workers. Addressed in the individual units of the guide are the following topics: the nursery industry; soils; plant growth; plant nutrition; plant propagation methods; nursery field practices; pest control; techniques for storing, grading, and marketing nursery stock; and procedures for keeping records and accounts. Each unit contains some or all of the following: performance checklists, suggested learning activities, a study guide in the form of key questions, a list of technical vocabulary, crossword puzzles, word mazes, quizzes or tests, answers to the quizzes or tests; and transparency masters. A glossary concludes the guide. (MN)
Descriptors: Accounting, Agricultural Education, Behavioral Objectives, Botany, Glossaries, Horticulture, Learning Activities, Marketing, Nurseries (Horticulture), Nursery Workers (Horticulture), Ornamental Horticulture Occupations, Pesticides, Pests, Plant Growth, Plant Propagation, Puzzles, Recordkeeping, Secondary Education, Soil Science, Vocabulary Development, Vocational Education
Ohio Agricultural Education Curriculum Materials Service, 2120 Fyffe Road, Room 254, Columbus, OH 43210-1099 ($34.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Curriculum Materials Service.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Agricultural Education Service.