ERIC Number: ED330803
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Agricultural Education Science Activity--Nos. AEM 1-4.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Curriculum Materials Service.
This packet contains four science learning activities that can be used in agricultural education courses. The activities cover these topics: (1) determining the effect of air pressure on fluid flow; (2) how lubrication and oil viscosity affect friction; (3) determining relative strengths of wood fasteners; and (4) determining the effects of melting and freezing and their relationship to fusion welding. 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, group size, vocabulary, materials required, instructional strategies and procedures (overview and results), key questions, and evaluation. One to three references are given for each activity, and each includes a data record and observation sheet. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Classroom Techniques, Fluid Mechanics, Higher Education, Integrated Curriculum, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Pressure (Physics), Science Activities, Science Experiments, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education
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.