Q1W4 Introduction to Ag (9/7 – 9/10)

TeacherSheri Potter
Subject AreaAgriscience
Grade Level6th - 8th
Week #Q1W4
Unit of InstructionJourney 2050 Sustainability
Standard(s) Taught

01.02 Describe the importance of agriculture on a world, national, state and community scale.

01.03 Describe the importance of agriculture in each individual’s life.

01.04 Collect and discuss information on current agricultural events.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

During Q1W4 we will focus on:

* What sustainability is.

* How we will sustain 2.5 billion more people in the next 25+ years.

* How we will do that with less land.

Classroom Activities

Activities:

Tuesday:

Journey 2050 PowerPoint, Discussion, Worksheet (individual work due by 9/10) and Video Game Introduction

Wednesday:

Group Discussion/Class Discussion on Sustainability

Friday:

Garden Day & Article Review

Assignments Due

Students will have a worksheet and article review that are both due by Friday (9/10).

*All work can be found on Canvas*

Additional Resources

Please join our Remind at @ihintroag