ERIC Number: ED364742
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Sexual 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 sexual plant reproduction. Presented first are an attention step/problem statement and a series of questions and answers designed to convey general information about sexual plant reproduction/propagation. The following topics are among those discussed: sexual and asexual plant propagation, seeds and seed parts, types of seeds, monocot and dicot seeds, germination, stages of germination, seedling parts, environmental conditions needed for germination, plant media, germination rate, planting depth, and the relationship between soil temperature and planting depth. Also provided are the following: a glossary of pertinent scientific terms, 3 worksheets, answers to the worksheets, a quiz and quiz answers, 14 overhead transparency masters, and lesson plans for teaching students to test seed for germination percentage and sow seeds. Each lesson plan includes an 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.