• Learning the Creed

    How do you have your students learn the FFA Creed?
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Horse Information Community and Site

    I received this information in an email and thought I would post it on here too!     "A new site has launched recently providing a network for information for folks interested in horses and training and showing.  The...
    Julie Fritsch
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Greenhouses in summer

    What do you to with your greenhouse during the summer months?
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Popular Greenhouse Plants

    What is your favorite or most popular plant crop for your school greenhouse?
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Greenhouse structure model activity

    When discussing different types of greenhouse structures, I have my students build a small model of each type (A-frame, uneven span, even span, connected) using spaghetti and marshmallows.  Its cheap, not too messy an...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Determining Slope

    For our soils unit, we spend a day outside determine slope of a site.  This is a very rudimentary activity, but it is outside and uses math.  I bought a pack of surveyor's flags and wrote on them the distance between ...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Modern Marvels on hulu.com

    Hulu.com is a website that you can watch some tv shows for free (with minimal advertising).  Today I realized that it has Modern Marvels too!  http://www.hulu.com/modern-marvels  You can watch whole shows or just spec...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Whiteboard animals

    My school is big into using the white bathroom board for cheap dry-erase boards or signs.  Since my shop is the dumping place for all school projects, I had a bunch of the scraps stuck in the trashcan.  I took them ou...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Damaged Greenhouse

    Back in June, we had severe weather nearly every other day!  Well, maybe not that much, but we did have a lot of storms, several of which left their mark.  In Oregon, MO we got hit hard with hail during one of these s...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Campbell's tomato seeds

    After reading the post:  http://naae.ca.uky.edu:8080/clearspace_community/message/3038#3038   I am wondering how everyone else is using their tomato seeds received from Campbell's?  We planted them in peat pots and a...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Landscape Design Project

    I have decided to try out the new "project" option in Communities of Practice.  If you go to the Horticulture and Greenhouse Community, you may help with our project.  If you do a landscape design project in your clas...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Greenhouse Responsibilities chart

    Sample chart to organize tasks in the greenhouse, this will give each student a job for the day.
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Economics class resource

    I found this resource when trying to find some activities that would add life to my Ag Econ class.  I have used many of the games or activites and wanted to share it.  Enjoy!   http://www.econoclass.com/index.html
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Student Response Systems

      A new gadget for the classroom is a student response system, or "clickers".  What brands are most popular?  How do you use them in your classroom?  What are some of the pitfalls you have found in using them (possib...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Marketing poinsettias

    I am about through with selling my class-grown poinsettias! Here is how we sell them at my school: Set up a table at a basketball game to sell them - make sure they don't put them in the car until after the game if i...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Room Organization ideas

      I am looking for good organization ideas for my classroom.  I enjoy visiting other schools to see what their classrooms look like and hopefully to get a good idea on organizing/decorating my own room.  Ag teachers ...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Grass Guy activity

    This is a fun activity for younger ages (JH). The final project sort of looks like a chia pet once completed and growing. I stole this idea from the Agtivity book.
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Adult Ag programs

    I am wanting to start an Adult agriculture program at my school.  I have asked around locally to see what they do, but would like to know what Adult Ag Ed looks like in other parts of the nation.  Please let me know, ...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Spring Plant Sales

      What are some plants you take cuttings from for your greenhouse plant sale?  What are some plants you have had success with starting from seed?  ANy ideas for greenhouse plant sales in the Spring?     I have had s...
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt
  • Design a Greenhouse Business

    Activity for students to demonstrate understanding of greenhouses and facility management.
    Lindy Holt
    created by Lindy Holt