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Employment Portfolio Unit
7 8 9 10 11 12

Employment Portfolio Unit

The lessons in this unit will consist of activities that teach the student how to write a portfolio for a student organization or for a future job. The areas are: * Job Applications * Resumes *Job Interviews This unit is brought to you by Anita Homesley, with support from the CTE Online curriculum leadership team.

Agricultural Marketing From Farm to Table PBL Project
12

Agricultural Marketing From Farm to Table PBL Project

From farm to table... with a creative twist! In this project students will take a behind-the-scenes look at the science and art of food marketing, diving in to a world filled with career possibilities and relevant application to the agriculture industry. This PBL project will ask students to take a raw commodity and develop a value-added product…

Grafting Apple Trees PBL Project
9 10 11 12

Grafting Apple Trees PBL Project

Sweet, sour, bitter, bland, juicy, crisp, soft, mushy. These are all adjectives that can be used to describe apples! But how did we get so many types of this fruit, and how can we (gasp) make even more? In the PBL Project "Grafting Apple Trees," students will learn about the value and importance of apple cultivation. Students will learn how to ma…

Four Flower Re-Mix PBL Project
9 10 11 12 A

Four Flower Re-Mix PBL Project

In this Project-Based-Learning (PBL) unit for floral design, one set of flowers will be re-made into four separate designs. > ?The first lesson will focus on art elements and principles used in four designs. Lecture will cover definitions of art and practice in designing symbolic art. > The second lesson will outline the design process for a verti…

Holiday Theme Project for Floriculture PBL Project
9 10 11 12 A

Holiday Theme Project for Floriculture PBL Project

Don't you just love the holidays? In the floral industry holidays are BIG BUSINESS! This Project Based Lesson set will provide an excellent opportunity for students to explore major holidays and seasons and create their own holiday party vignette! Students will complete a set of lessons to learn about the major holidays that involve the floral indu…

The Interpretation of Art Through Floral Designs PBL Project
9 10 11 12

The Interpretation of Art Through Floral Designs PBL Project

Art comes in many shapes and sizes. Often times, individuals are surprised to find that floral designs fall in to the realm of art. It is not uncommon to see recreations and interpretations of various forms of artwork. This project asks students to define interpretation, investigate various forms of artwork, then choose one piece of artwork that …

The Power of a Healing Garden STEM Integrated Project
9 10 11 12

The Power of a Healing Garden STEM Integrated Project

What are the effects of war on mental health? How can the creation of "Therapeutic Garden" help those affected by war? In the STEM Integrated Project, "The Power of a Healing Garden," students will explore psychological disorders such as PTSD and depression and look at current methods of treatment. Students will then use their knowledge in the de…

Creating a Community Garden PBL Project
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Creating a Community Garden PBL Project

Health is greatly impacted by diet and resources. A citizen with a poor diet and lack of resources will be susceptible to poor health. Citizens need healthy food and readily available resources to improve their health. A community garden creates a space for people to come together and improve not only their health but also their neighborhood. In …

9 10 11 12

California Agricultural Record Book

This 10-15 hour unit contains lessons on components, entering information, completing the record book as well as how to use the record book for awards and recognition.

9 10 11 12

FFA Issues and Topics

This unit contains lessons about the aim, purpose, history and structure of the FFA. Other lessons are about the opportunities in FFA such as awards, contests (career development opportunities), leadership opportunities and conferences.

Morning Jolt: A Photosynthesis PBL Project
9 10

Morning Jolt: A Photosynthesis PBL Project

In this project students will explore how climate change is impacting the world's coffee supply and advocate for specific growth conditions. In order to do this students will learn about photosynthesis, the role of light in plant production and cellular respiration, growing conditions and challenges facing coffee production and the global impact of…

Fruits Types and Processing PBL Project
9 10 11 12

Fruits Types and Processing PBL Project

In this project, students will be creating a fruit preserving project. Through each lesson, students will be learning about different facets of fruits. In the first lesson, students will discover what fruits are and identify the 8 categories of fruits. Students will conduct a flower part dissection lab in the second lesson in order to better und…

Creating a Soil Map PBL Project
9 10 11 12

Creating a Soil Map PBL Project

In agriculture, the use of soil testing and soil maps are important in determining the nutrients available or finding deficiencies. Soil testing can also be useful to backyard gardeners and homeowners, to allow the successful growth of plants. In this project, students will work in groups to test a local soil sample in the following areas: pH, Nitr…

GMO or NO? PBL Project
9 10 11 12

GMO or NO? PBL Project

Having an understanding of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) is an important concept, not only in science but in agriculture. This project helps students understand what defines a GMO and also investigate how they are currently being used in agriculture. Students will research various GMO's currently being used. Once students have grasped the …

Sustainable Agriculture: Leaving a Legacy PBL Project
10 11 12

Sustainable Agriculture: Leaving a Legacy PBL Project

Students will design and build a sustainable agriculture project on our school farm. Students will explore the principles of sustainable agriculture, analyze trends and laws and their impacts. Students will also learn about the grant writing process and write grants to secure funding for their projects. The structure of this unit and the material…

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