• Livestock terminology resources

      I have neat way (I think so anyway!) of teaching common livestock terminology to 8th graders/freshmen.  I realized earlier this year that perhaps not all students know simple livestock terminology. I realized this ...
    Joey Blackburn
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  • Ag Issues CDE

    The state of Missouri is beginning the Ag Issues CDE, how do I get this team started?  What resources are out there?
    Joey Blackburn
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  • Ag Mechanics Shop contract

    This is a shop safety contract that is modified from the one used at the University of Central Missouri. I will have students and their parents sign it this year before they are allowed in the shop. I did not do this ...
    Joey Blackburn
    created by Joey Blackburn
  • Ag Videos

    I am a new teacher in a new program and I was wondering where is a good resource to get Ag related videos?  I realized this is open ended, but I have none!  I thinkd it would be nice to have a selection of videos/dvds...
    Joey Blackburn
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  • grants

    Can someone send me the list of grant opportunities we got at TTTK?  I cannot seem to locate my jumpdrive at the moment.
    Joey Blackburn
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  • How do you assess students?

    Hi all -   I will be presenting Laboratory management/skills/grading to this spring's crop of student teachers at Oklahoma State.  How do you assess your students in shop?  Is it all based on projects?  Daily partici...
    Joey Blackburn
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  • Trailer Plans

    i am in a fairly new ag progam and we do not have many plans for shop projects.  I have a student who wants to make a 5 x 8 utility trailer.  Where can I find good plans?  I would like cheap or free!   I have looked a...
    Joey Blackburn
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  • Showcattle.com

    Has anyone used this site in their classes?  I stumbled upon it yesterday and I think I am going to try it in at least one class next semester.  They have an Ag Ed class subscription, so there are some teachers out th...
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  • Bale Mover/Unroller

    Does anyone have (or know where I can get) plans (or good pictures) for a 3 point bale mover/unroller?  We are looking for plans for a sliding type, similar to the DewEze brand.   Thanks!!
    Joey Blackburn
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  • FFA Chapter Website

      I would really like to start a website for my FFA chapter, but I am unsure of the best way to do it.  How do you all host your websites?  Are they within the domain of the school's website or are they from an outsi...
    Joey Blackburn
    created by Joey Blackburn
  • New Greenhouse

      Hello  All -     It looks like I will be getting a new 30x48 Stuppy greenhouse for my school this summer/fall!   My main question/concern is what to floor it with.  I have been in some greenhouses with full concr...
    Joey Blackburn
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  • A Trip Through the Monogastric Digestive System

    This is an activity I used when teaching the parts of the monogastric digestive system. I found it online and it was for human anatomy, so I modified it slightly for livestock. The students look at the digestive syste...
    Joey Blackburn
    created by Joey Blackburn
  • New Shop

      I am in a new program that has very, very little shop space.  Almost to the point it is unsafe.  I am 99.9% sure we are going to begin constructing a new, seperate Ag building/shop.  It will likely be a Morton styl...
    Joey Blackburn
    created by Joey Blackburn
  • Substitute Teacher Plan template

    One of the most challenging aspects of the job, to me, is when I have a sub. I use this form to help the sub know what the kids are supposed to be doing. I created one for each class, I type the students names in the ...
    Joey Blackburn
    created by Joey Blackburn