The "Steaks are High" is an online game by the beef checkoff program. I created this lesson to bring relevance to different cattle operations and how they are used in the online game. Students will calculate have to... This activity was derived to connect the animal industry with the tragedies of 9/11. Most students today were not born when the events of 9/11 took place. I though this activity allowed students to conceptualize 9/1... If you're in need of a small safety lesson for your Small Animal/Companion Animal classes, I came up with one on the fly today. (You know, one of those days where you change your mind at the last second and still some... Equine Coat Color Genetics Activity For my animal science unit I am covering beef breeds and though it would be a neat idea to give kids ear tags with the name of the breed on it to match a table marker. I have attached a sheet of blank ear tags and a ... This is inquiry based...so may be a bit confusing to teach. Please contact me at email@example.com with questions. The body types powerpoint follows this one. I will add it next. I use this unit as an intro to equine with my freshman/intro to ag students. Ruminant DIgestion Lab I just got done doing this lab with my students this week and they LOVED it! Some of them were so grossed out which made it a bit more fun! This is a basic lesson taught over the basics of Beef quality grading. This lesson, submitted by Tracy Harper of Wisconsin, won the 2008 NAAE Region III Ideas Unliimited Award for an innovative classroom idea. It teaches about genetics using marshmallow animals called Rebops. Students de... I was needing activities for my high school animal science students to do for two days in a row because I had two days of training and such in a row. I had only been into my reproduction unit for about 3 days so this ... Worksheet about rabbit breeds again could use textbook or internet. Can't get to a real farm to practice basic ear tagging or tattooing? Use this worksheet to actually allow students to use tagging & tattooing equipment! I made a lab for reading feed tags. It worked rather well, but was a challenge for one teacher to cover 24 students. Perhaps playing around with numbers per group could help? I attached an example label, but I did the... Here is the pet permission form that all students must fill out and turn in before the animal will be allowed to visit the classroom. Use this to talk about dog myths with students in class. Many students have heard these myths before.