Lesson Plans
Horticulture 3rd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/06/2014 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Snow day- no school
Topic: Introduction/ Chapter 1
Lesson: Students will receive the class syllabus, rules and textbooks. We will talk about the expectations for the class and what is involved with the greenhouse portion. We will begin working on chapter 1, learning about career opportunities in horticulture, the divisions and the benefits of plants.
Assignment: No assignment
Topic: Careers in horticulture
Lesson: Students will be researching and composing a paper about a chosen career in horticulture.
Assignment: Complete the paper assignment if not completed during class.
Topic: Benefits of plants/ taxonomy
Lesson: We will continue chapter 1 talking about the benefits of plants to humans and the environment. We will continue on to chapter 2, learning about taxonomy and how plants are grouped and named.
Assignment: Begin working on the chapter 1-2 wkst
Topic: Plant research project
Lesson: Students will select a flowering plant and research and assigned information about that plant.
Assignment: Work on poster board about the selected plant.