ERIC Number: ED316757
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Introduction to Specialty Animal Production Unit for Agricultural Science I Core Curriculum. Instructor's Guide and Student Reference.
The materials contained in this document are for a five-lesson course intended to introduce Missouri secondary vocational education students to many of the specialty animal enterprises available in the field of agriculture. The lessons are on speciality animal production possibilities, profitability of specialty animal enterprises, comparative economic advantages of selected specialty animal enterprises, regulations concerning specialty animal production, and marketing options for specialty animals. The teacher's materials begin with a list of student objectives, competencies, suggested motivational techniques, evaluation suggestions, one student reference, 22 references for teachers, and a competency profile on which student performance can be recorded. The lessons contain objectives, study questions, references, teaching procedures, the student competency to be evaluated, evaluation instruments, and answers to the evaluation instruments. The student materials include information sheets and references for each lesson. (CML)
Descriptors: Agribusiness, Agricultural Education, Animal Husbandry, Animals, Competency Based Education, Economic Opportunities, Education Work Relationship, Educational Objectives, Entrepreneurship, Occupational Information, Secondary Education
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (Order No. 10-4790-I and S, $7.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri