Q1W2 Introduction to Ag 6th – 8th (8/24 – 8/27)

TeacherSheri Potter
Subject AreaIntroduction to Agriscience
Grade Level6th - 8th
Week #Q1W2
Unit of InstructionGarden Safety
Standard(s) Taught

02.01 – Identify procedures for safely using equipment

02.03 – Describe proper procedures for safety in agriculture classroom/lab/farm

03.01 – Identify tools, machines and equipment used in agriculture.

03.02 – Demonstrate proper laboratory/workshop safety techniques.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will:

*Have a full and complete understanding of safety protocols in the garden.
*Understand how to safely carry tools to and from the garden.
*Demonstrate their knowledge of safety protocols.

Classroom Activities

In class we will:

*Have a classroom discussion about a safety PowerPoint
*Watch a safety video
*Review safety worksheets together

Assignments Due

*Students will be responsible for creating a safety poster. This poster must contain colorful graphics and captions describing garden safety.

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