A-3 Intro to Agriculture
9-8-11 We will hand back the History of Agriculture quiz and review for the test that will be on Friday 9/10. Students will recieve a copy of the FFA Creed. The first paragraph will be due on Friday 9/10 as well.
9-10-11 Test over the History of Agriculture. Students will begin reciting the first paragraph of the FFA Creed. For a copy of the Creed, see the link below.
9-13-11 Recited paragraph one of the FFA Creed and prepared for paragraph two.
9-15-11 Recited paragraph two of the FFA Creed and prepared for paragraph three.
9-19-11 Recited paragraph three of the FFA Creed. Students filled out chapters #1-2 on the FFA study guide.
9-21-11 We completed the notes over the FFA. Students will recite paragraph four of the FFA Creed.
9-23-11 Students will recite paragraph five of the FFA Creed.
9-27-11 Recite entire FFA Creed.
9-29-11 Finished entire Creed. Started filling out chapter 1-2 study guides. Official Dress worksheet is due. Use handbooks to do HOI questions.
10-3-11 Complete chapter #1 and 2 studyguide. Go over parts of the FFA emblem. Complete HO1 (Rich History) worksheet.
10-5-11 Complete HO1 worksheet in class. Do history crossword, turn in at end of period for a grade.
10-12-11 Take notes on FFA Timeline. Review for test over FFA.
10-14-11 Section and State officers visited class. Gave presentation on FFA organization. Review for test over FFA.
10-18-11 Took FFA Ch. 1 & 2 test.
10-20-11 Do intro to equine industry powerpoint presentation. Fill out notes page in class.
10-24-11 Begin Dairy Unit. Went through Dairy Powerpoint and filled out notes.
10-26-11 Continue Dairy Unit and notes page.
11-1-11 Reviewed Dairy Unit. Began Dairy Breeds powerpoint. Students worked in groups on Dairy Cow parts.
11-3-11 Quiz over breeds and body parts.
11-7-11 Finished Lactaton unit. Reviewed the parts of a dairy cow. Preped for test.
11-9-11 Review for the test. Students then took test over dairy lactation. Began Horticulture unit with notes packet.
11-14-11 Review Horticulture lesson 1. Notes packet handout. Took open note quiz.
11-16-11 Career Research project in computer lab.
11-18-11 Review students career research. Started Horticulture lesson 2 and read chapter 1 in Horticulture text book and answered questions on page 14.
11-22-11 Review for Horticulture test. Finished book questions on chapter 1. took test.
11-28-11 Parli Pro presentaion with a notes page. Demonstration in class.
11-30-11 Continued Parli Pro presentation and notes. Demonstration in class.
12-2-11 Reviewed Parli Pro.
1-30-12 Updated record books through April.
2-1-12 Updated record books through May, June, and July
2-3-12 Finish Record book practice problem through May, June, and July
2-7-12 Complete record book through May, June, and July
2-9-12 Graded record book pracitce problems.
2-13-12 Go over May, June, and July entries in practice record book problems.
2-15-12 Start personal record books.
2-17-12 Do chapter 29 in Agriscience text. Define the terms to know on page 554 and turn in for a grade.
2-22-12 Equine notes. Go over horse parts.
2-24-12 Do horse anatomy puzzle. Quiz over horse parts.
2-28-12 Finish equine industry notes.
3-1-12 Take notes over ANSCI equine breeds presentation.
3-5-12 Take notes over ANSCI equine breeds presentation.
3-7-12 Study picture ID of horses on computer. Take quiz over breeds.
3-9-12 Horse breeds characteristics notes.
3-13-12 Horse breeds characteristics notes
3-15-12 Finish Horse breeds characteristics notes.
3-19-12 Do horse colors and markings.
3-21-12 Start horse posters over horse colors and markings.
3-23-12 Review breed characteristics and take quiz. Work on horse posters.
3-27-12 Finish horse posters and take grades for them.
3-29-12 Wrap up banquet.