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Sherry Dorrier
I am getting ready to start a chapter on dogs. Does anyone have any fun assignments/labs dealing with dogs.
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Julie Gilliam
This activity can be used with any animal science or issues class.  It touches on animal rights issues.  Students have to debate both sides of the issue.
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Carlee Dittemore
I have an Equine Unit that I'm willing to share. If you click on the link, it will load in google drive and you can download the entire file or move to your own google drive account. It includes several items, but this is the general order that I would teach it. Most things have been created by me, but there are a few items that have been… (Show more)
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Michelle Sweeten
Anyone have something they would like to share.  I'm leaning towards doing this instead of an exam.  TIA....
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Morgan Kowalewski
Used about 3 days for this lesson per species. 1. Students find and write retail cuts on each primal cut paper. 2. Use aggiemeat.tamu.edu/4-h-ffa-retail-identification-cuts/ to go through pictures and explain each retail cut. This site is a great resource: good pictures and follows the CDE contest list. 3. Run through pictures/live cuts for…
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Steve Lammers
Attached are unit plans and materials for a three week swine unit. I have used this information for a 10-12th grade animal science course. I do think it would be appropriate for 9th graders as well. All notes and information based on Modern Livestock & Poultry Production by James R. Gillespie from Delmar Cengage Learning. Unit review and test are… (Show more)
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Sarah Knutson
Here ia a small companion animal unit I developed. I use it with Junior High kids, but it could probably be used with any age level.
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Henry Paris
I will be teaching a new class next year that includes a basic animal science unit. This class will be offered to 8th & 9th graders as an intro Ag class covering all the Career Pathways.In the past I have been teaching a mainly plant science class. I have developed several plant sci labs and would like to do the same in the animal science units.… (Show more)
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Katee McSpadden
this is a complete unit from Brincea Incubators that I modified to fit my program. I ordered the incubator and we hatched out chicks, each day focusing on a new part of egg and chicken development.   I also have the poultry videos from NASCO which really are awesome.
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Sarah Heideman
Attached are documents I created to teach a unit on poultry.  The main focus in egg production.  This is an introductory lesson.  There is a power point, a lab power point, a lab sheet and key, a quiz and a quiz key.   In the lab there is a section to grade eggs.  To complete the lab you will need to purchase eggs that are of different quality to…
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