• Labs for Basic Animal Science

    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 teachin...
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  • Does anyone have podcasting resources for Horse Judging CDE's?

    After recently driving a group of my students to a Horse Judging Contest I realized if they weren't talking or eating they were listening to their Ipods, so I got to thinking why not use this to review for the contes...
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  • Renewable Energy

    Does anyone have a worksheet or "Activity " for the video Renewable Energy it is a History channel/ Modern Marvels  video. I need something for a sub on Friday . Thanks Henry
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  • O.D. Activity

    It seems to me I remember an Official Dress activity called Mini Me . In this activity students would cut out clothes items (FFA jacket, black skirt etc) and glue them on to a full length picture of a person to dress ...
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  • Ag Math Monday

    I have started a new activity this year that I call " Ag Math Monday".After many years of my students struggling with math skills in my Agriscience classes I decided to  start reviewing a math skill each week (Monday'...
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  • Farmland the movie

    I have been able to get Hulu unblocked for my classes to watch Farmland while I am at National Convention next week.(only for 2 days of my absence, but that was all I needed) Now my question is has anybody developed a...
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  • Videos for Block schedule classes

    This year my school  changed it's class bell schedule. We were a 5 day a week 7 period day. Now we are one day a week 7 periods and 4 days a week Block schedule 90 minute classes. My question is I had accumulated a go...
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  • Viewing FFA convention at home?

    One of my standard assignments for students not going to National Convention has been to watch the 1st Opening session and listen to the keynote speaker. I haven't seen this oppotunity advertised this year. Will the c...
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  • Beginning of school activities

    I traditionally do an Ag Dept Scavenger Hunt 1st or 2nd day of school. I want to change it up a little this year. Ant suggestions on start of school fun activities? Thanks Henry
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  • New greenhouse grower

    I know this is a little different question. I have been contacted by a potential young ,beginning farmer couple that would like to start a hydroponic vegetable greenhouse in our community. This would be the 2nd commer...
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  • Teaching implanting?

    I have been working with the local extension agent on training two Cattle Handling Teams. We have decide that probably the hardest skill for our teams to master will be implanting..We have a wide range of students a g...
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  • Livestock Judging Practice

    We have started Livestock Judging/Stockmen;s practice and I am very excited about the turn out,  but my question is Does anybody have some fun activities to do during these practices? We are not from a real strong liv...
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  • Plugs

    At the National Convention/Expo I visited a plugs producer that seemed like they would be very easy to work with on small orders. I believe they were from Tennessee not positive but can not find their information. If ...
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  • Photosynthesis

    I have seen a photosynthesis model activity "The Inspired Classroom:Photosynthesis Model" Has anybody used this activity ? If you have do you have materials that you used that worked? I am hoping to get more info then...
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  • Advertising CDE's in the classroom

    hopefully here is a copy attached of a CDE poster  Henry
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  • Worksheet for Power Tools

    Does anyone have a worksheet to go with the Modern Marvels video Power Tools?  Thanks Henry
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  • Using Ipad's in Ag class

    I will be starting my Ag Technology unit in 2 weeks. This unit includes several GPS activities,building Robotic Lego tractors,A human horsepower activity,and a research assignment on a recent Ag technology advancement...
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  • Beginning of year Intro to Agriculture

    After teaching the Ag I course for 5 years I would like to update my intro unit. I cover What does Agriculture include ?,Importance of Ag in our county,state and the U.S. ,and How do Ag products get from the Farm to t...
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  • Flash  cards for FFA history,etc.

    Does anyone have flashcards or questions made that an FFA Quiz Bowl team could use during practice time? They could include history, organization and any other FFA topics. Thanks Henry
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  • Quiz Bowl CDE

    I am planning on an 8th grade Quiz bowl team competing at our State Convention. Does anyone have a question bank or other materials for this type contest? It seems to me I remember a discussion about this a few years ...
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