• Good Intro to Equine Science Unit

    I use this unit as an intro to equine with my freshman/intro to ag students.
    Carlie
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • Ag Communications Unit

    This unit is a compelation of lesson plans from my student teaching class at the University of Arizona. I have used this unit many times and been very successful, my students have loved the activities.   I have also ...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • Plasma Cam help

    I got a new Samson CNC cutter this past year and was wondering if anyone has any tutorials or lessons that would be willing to share. I have the tutorial from plasma cam, but its not nearly as common sense to my stude...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • shop project plans

    I am always on the lookout for good shop lesson plans. here are some I have found, a few of my students built the roping chute and it works great!   http://www.millerwelds.com/interests/projects/   http://www.lincol...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • feeds and feeding unit

    feeds and feeding unit, good for sophomore unit
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • M and M Livestock LLC

    to teach my 8th graders about agricultural business, I have come up with an activity where we use M and Ms as our stock and based on the color of the M and M, that determines type of livestock. I give them scenarios a...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • Concrete stepping stones

    does anyone have any idea how to make concrete molds for stepping stones?
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • good websites

    websites that I like to get good lesson, worksheets and free stuff!   http://www.glenrosearkansasffa.org/glenroseffa/lesson%20plans.htm - the ffa chapter that created this - Amazing!   http://khake.com - th is the v...
    Katee McSpadden
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  • Judging Reasons and Terms?

    Does anyone have any documents that have their favorite terms for judging livestock and horses on them?   what about teaching oral reasons? does anyone have any good suggestions?
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • Duncan Arizona Ag Job Opening

    Hi all!   I just wanted to pass on, in case there is anyone interested in relocating to Duncan, AZ (population 720) for a great Ag Teaching Position. The program is leadership based, with plant science as the focus. ...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • FFA STUDENT HANDBOOK TEST

    A test covering FFA and parli pro basics. used for introduction to agriculture classes
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • Cotton Crop Production Activity

    To increase the level of higher order thinking in my agriscience classes, I have created a document that covers all areas of agriculture that my students have learned over the years and required them to utilize all of...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • story of cotton

    cotton unit from the principles of fiber crops and production book
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • all about me

    This is something I do with all of my students (8-12th grades) every year, and they enjoy it. I typically do it on the first day of school as an icebreaker. I take a picture of the student with a digital camera, print...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • See Me After Class Cards

    I stole this idea from my high school ag teacher.. FYI...   The purpose of see me after class cards is whatever you make it. You can use them as positives or negatives. I use them for both.   Anytime I have somethin...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • tardy letter

    We have the sweep policy in my school, but students are sent back to class after 10 minutes and recieve an absence for the day in that class. As an accountability notice for my students, they are required to fill out ...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • behavior contract

    we all have the student who drives us up the wall, makes our blood curl, makes us think about the "come to jesus talk", and so on   I have come up with a behavior contract that I begin using when the student first ac...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • Skeet Shooting

    I am pretty sure this doesn't go here, but oh well.. here goes.   My FFA Chapter wants to do a skeet shoot for an activity this year, and I plan to have then all hunter safety certified as well. Many of my students h...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • cold weather... everywhere!!!

    I am pretty sure we are all being hit by this ridiculous weather in one way or another. Currently, in small town Duncan, AZ (thats right ARIZONA) it is -3 degrees at 9:30 in the morning. All of my tomato plants in my ...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden
  • Livestock and Horse Judging Clinic Documents

    As a fundraiser for my FFA chapter, we do a livestock and horse judging clinic every January. We get everything sponsored by local businesses so that all the money we bring in is a profit. Also, I like to use my stude...
    Katee McSpadden
    created by Katee McSpadden