ERIC Number: ED364741
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Asexual Plant Reproduction. Agricultural Lesson Plans.
Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale. Dept. of Agricultural Education and Mechanization.
These lesson plans are intended for use in conducting classes on asexual plant reproduction. Presented first are an attention step/problem statement and a series of questions and answers designed to convey general information about asexual plant reproduction/propagation. The following topics are among those discussed: plant reproduction methods, advantages of asexual reproduction, seven types of asexual reproduction, environmental factors needed for taking cuttings, favorable conditions for taking cuttings, processes occurring when a stem cutting is made, and steps in taking successful cuttings. Also provided are the following: a glossary of pertinent scientific terms, four worksheets, answers to the worksheets, two quizzes, answers to the quizzes, eight overhead transparency masters, and lesson plans for conducting learning activities on making a propagation pot, propagating plants by stem cuttings, and checking and caring for cuttings. Each lesson plan includes some or all of the following: objective, list of equipment needed, student activity record sheet, and detailed steps for completing the activity. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale. Dept. of Agricultural Education and Mechanization.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related documents, see CE 065 307-311.