|Unit of Instruction||Animal Science & Cranberry Harvesting|
Analyze knowledge of harvesting techniques and equipment
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will learn about how the Presidential turkeys are chosen, cared for, pardoned, and then how they are cared for after their pardon.
They will also learn about cranberries. We will discuss how they are grown, how the bogs are flooded to protect them from the frost, and then flooded again for the harvest.
Discussion about the extreme care given to the Presidential turkeys before and after their pardon. Students will conduct a cranberry bounce test.