Lesson Plans
Horticulture 3rd Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/14/2013 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Leaves and Stems
Lesson: Research papers on hort career due. Students will take a quiz over their assigned reading section on leaves and stems. When they are finished, we will go through the information in the powerpoint about leaf and stem anatomy.
Assignment: Read section on Roots and Flowers, start working on the chapter 3 wkst
Topic: Roots and flowers
Lesson: Students will take a quiz over the assigned reading section on roots and flowers. We will then go through the notes on the section.
Assignment: Work on the chapter 3 wkst
Topic: Lab day
Lesson: Students will dissect a flower and examine each of its parts. We will also make imprints of the stoma on the bottoms of leaves to examine under the microscope. The difference between dicot and monocot vascular arrangement will be examined under the microscope.
Assignment: Write up lab observations and turn in
Topic: Review of chapter 3 on plant anatomy
Lesson: Students will participate in two review games to enforce the ideas learned about plant anatomy. They will be assigned one of the four plant parts to construct a model of to share with the class.
Assignment: Work on plant part model/ study for test
Topic: Chapter 3 test on plant parts
Lesson: Students will share their plant models with the class. They will then take a test over chapter 3 information. Chapter 3 wksts are due. When they are finished, we will start working on designing a flyer to sell candy bouquets.
Assignment: Work on candy bouquet flyer