ERIC Number: ED330801
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Agricultural Education Science Activity--Nos. AS 1-4.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Curriculum Materials Service.
This packet contains four science learning activities on the subject of animal science that can be used in agricultural education courses. The activities cover these topics: (1) identifying internal parasites in domestic livestock; (2) the effect of feed preparation on feed palatability and consumption; (3) determining the absorption abilities of agricultural bedding materials; and (4) comparing and contrasting plant and animal cells. The lesson plans for the activities consist of the following elements: agricultural subjects and science principles included in the lesson, agricultural applications, student objectives, activity length, intended group size, vocabulary terms, materials required, instructional strategies and procedures (overview and results), key questions, and evaluation. One to three references are given for each activity, and a data record and observation sheet are included. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Animal Husbandry, Biology, Classroom Techniques, Cytology, Higher Education, Horticulture, Integrated Curriculum, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Plant Growth, Plants (Botany), Science Activities, Science Experiments, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education, Zoology
Ohio Agricultural Education Curriculum Materials Service, 254 Agricultural Administration Bldg., Ohio State University, 2120 Fyffe Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1099.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Curriculum Materials Service.