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					WARREN HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOLS: COURSE OF STUDY/CURRICULUM MAP
Teacher: Marilyn Patterson                      Course: PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE-Modified on:
                                                January 18, 2010
   MONTH               CONTENT             BENCHMARK              SKILLS            ASSESSMENT
                1. Classroom       3.1.                      1.   Recite            1. Test
                   Guidelines      3.2.                           guidelines and    2. Discussion and
                2. Introductions   5.1.                           grading              ball game
                3. Safety          5.3.                           criteria          3. Test
                4. FFA             8.1                       2.   Answer,           4. Mind map, 3
                5. SAE             9.4.A                          “Why took            stars and a
                                                                  course?”             wish, test
                                                                  Memorize          5. Workbook
                                                                  names of all
                                                                  the students
                                                             3.   List basic
                                                                  rules of safety
                                                                  in the
  UNIT ONE
                                                                  laboratory,
  FFA/Safety
                                                                  greenhouse
                                                                  and for
 SEPTEMBER
                                                                  landscaping.
   3 weeks
                                                             4.   Participate
                                                                  and
                                                                  understand
                                                                  FFA structure
                                                             5.    Select and
                                                                  participate in
                                                                  a SAE
                                                                  program
WARREN HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOLS: COURSE OF STUDY/CURRICULUM MAP
Teacher: Marilyn Patterson                            Course: PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE-Modified on:
                                                      January 18, 2010
   MONTH              CONTENT                    BENCHMARK            SKILLS           ASSESSMENT
                   1. Greenhouse         3.1.                      1. Recite basic     1. Test, video
                      management         3.2.                         principals of       notes quiz,
                   2. Container plants   5.1.                         controlling         greenhouse
                   3. Landscape          5.3.                         greenhouse          records
                      design,            8.1                          environmental    2. Test,
                      maintenance and    9.4.A                     2. Identify            proficiency
                      projects                                        different           checklist,
                                                                      growing             greenhouse
                                                                      methods and         records and
                                                                      media for           labs, peer and
                                                                      container           self-evaluation
                                                                      plants.             worksheets
                                                                      Demonstrate      3. Test,
                                                                      the proper          cooperative
UNIT THREE                                                            method for          group work,
Greenhouse and                                                        planting and        video notes
  Landscape                                                           maintaining         quiz,
 Management                                                           container           proficiency
                                                                      plants.             check list, peer
OCTOBER-MAY                                                           Demonstrate         and self-
   33 weeks                                                           retail sales        evaluation
                                                                      skills.             worksheets

                                                                   3. Understand
                                                                      basic
                                                                      landscape
                                                                      principals.
                                                                      Demonstrate
                                                                      landscape
                                                                      maintenance
                                                                      skills. Design
                                                                      and create
                                                                      various
                                                                      landscape
WARREN HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOLS: COURSE OF STUDY/CURRICULUM MAP
Teacher: Marilyn Patterson                         Course: PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE-Modified on:
                                                   January 18, 2010
   MONTH               CONTENT                BENCHMARK            SKILLS            ASSESSMENT
                                                                   projects.




                  1. Plant life            3.1                  1. Identify the      1. Test
                  2. Life cycles           3.2                     major             2. Worksheet
                  3. Plant parts            5.1                    characteristics      and video
                  4. Reproduction types    5.2.                    of plant life        quiz, weed
                  5. Seeds                 5.3.                 2. Compare and          control for
                  6. Plant Biotechnology   8.1                     contrast             school
                  7. Plant Growth          9.4.A                   different life       gardens, weed
                  8. Hormones                                      cycles of            identification
                  9. Photosynthesis                                plants            3. Labeled plant
                  10. Nutrients                                 3. Illustrate and       parts with
  UNIT TWO
                                                                   label plant          functions and
Fundamentals of
                                                                   parts. Recite        carrot lab
 Plant Science
                                                                   plant part        4. Test
                                                                   functions         5. Radish seed
 SEPTEMBER-
                                                                4. Explore and          lab and
  JANUARY
                                                                   critique the         greenhouse
   17 weeks
                                                                   ways plant           labs
                                                                   reproduce         6. Cooperative
                                                                5. Summarize            group work
                                                                   the ideal         7. Test and
                                                                   conditions for       greenhouse
                                                                   seed                 labs
                                                                   germination       8. Cooperative
                                                                   and                  group skits
                                                                   importance of        and
                                                                   seed quality         greenhouse
                                                                6. Be aware the         labs
WARREN HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOLS: COURSE OF STUDY/CURRICULUM MAP
Teacher: Marilyn Patterson                              Course: PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE-Modified on:
                                                        January 18, 2010
   MONTH              CONTENT                      BENCHMARK            SKILLS             ASSESSMENT
                                                                         basic concepts    9. Test
                                                                         of plant          10. Test and
                                                                         biotechnology         greenhouse
                                                                     7. Recognize              labs
                                                                         how plants
                                                                         grow
                                                                     8. Report effects
                                                                         of hormones
                                                                         on plant
                                                                         functions
                                                                     9. Produce and
                                                                         explain
                                                                         photosynthesi
                                                                         s
                                                                     10. Evaluate the
                                                                         nutrient needs
                                                                         of plants.
                                                                         Identify signs
                                                                         of nutrient
                                                                         deficiencies in
                                                                         plants.
                   1. Contents of soil     3.1.                      1. List the           1. Test
                   2. Physical qualities   3.2.                          contents of       2. Essay
                      of soil              5.1.                          soil              3. Labeled
 UNIT FOUR         3. Soil profile         5.3.                      2. Describe the          diagram
Fundamentals of    4. Land Capacity        8.1                           physical          4. Posters and
  Soil Science     5. Land Capability      9.4.A                         properties of        video note
                      classification                                     soil                 quiz
 FEBRUARY-         6. Soil fertility                                 3. Illustrate and     5. Cooperative
    MAY            7. Soil sampling and                                  label a soil         group
   16weeks            analysis                                           profile              presentations
                   8. Water                                          4. Define land        6. Test
                                                                         capacity and      7. Soil labs for
                                                                         list capability      nutrients and
WARREN HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOLS: COURSE OF STUDY/CURRICULUM MAP
Teacher: Marilyn Patterson                            Course: PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE-Modified on:
                                                      January 18, 2010
   MONTH             CONTENT                     BENCHMARK              SKILLS            ASSESSMENT
                                                                        factors              pH
                                                                   5.   Compare and       8. Test
                                                                        contrast the
                                                                        different land
                                                                        capability
                                                                        classifications
                                                                   6.   Explain the
                                                                        components of
                                                                        fertility
                                                                   7.   Demonstrate
                                                                        the ability to
                                                                        take soil
                                                                        samples and
                                                                        analysis
                                                                        samples
                                                                   8.   List and
                                                                        evaluate
                                                                        water sources
                   1. Importance of      3.1.                      1.   Explain the       1. Employment
                       career choices    3.2.                           importance of        search
                   2. Career areas       5.1.                           career choices    2. Test
  UNIT FIVE        3. Workplace          5.3.                           and               3. Evaluation by
    Career             readiness and     8.1                            development          instructor and
 Exploration in        employability     9.4.A                          opportunities        peers on
 Plant and Soil        skills                                           in plant and         greenhouse
    Science       4. Entrepreneurship                                   soil science         and
                      in the plant and                             2.   Become               landscaping
  MAY-JUNE            soil industry                                     familiar with        skills,
   2 weeks                                                              the different        proficiency
                                                                        career areas         checklist,
                                                                        in the plant         video notes
                                                                        and soil             quiz and test
                                                                        science field     4. Video notes
                                                                   3.   Demonstrate          quiz
WARREN HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOLS: COURSE OF STUDY/CURRICULUM MAP
Teacher: Marilyn Patterson           Course: PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE-Modified on:
                                     January 18, 2010
   MONTH             CONTENT    BENCHMARK            SKILLS          ASSESSMENT
                                                     personal,
                                                     occupational
                                                     and
                                                     interpersonal
                                                     skills for
                                                     career
                                                     success. List
                                                     employee
                                                     expectations.
                                                  4. Be aware of
                                                     important
                                                     areas of
                                                     management
                                                     in successful
                                                     entrepreneur-
                                                     ship.
WARREN HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOLS: COURSE OF STUDY/CURRICULUM MAP
Teacher: Marilyn Patterson           Course: PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCE-Modified on:
                                     January 18, 2010
   MONTH             CONTENT    BENCHMARK            SKILLS        ASSESSMENT

				
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