Q1W8 Fundamentals 8th Grade (10/5 – 10/8)

TeacherSheri Potter
Subject AreaFundamentals of Agriscience
Grade Level8th grade
Week #Q1W8
Unit of InstructionCareers in Agriculture
Standard(s) Taught

11.01 Identify attitudes and habits necessary to achieve career success.
11.02 Describe personality aspects to consider when choosing a career.
11.03 Identify the basic steps in career planning.
11.04 Identify and research careers within a specific area of agriscience.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will be exploring careers in agriculture with a particular focus on Ag Ed. The target they will be focusing on will be the facilitation of a lesson of their design that they will be presenting to Kindergarten and 1st grade.

Classroom Activities

Bell Ringers:

Tuesday: If you could be any famous person, who would you be and why?

Wednesday: If you could be any insect, which would you want to be and why?

Friday: “Live out your imagination, not your history.” – Stephen Covey What do you think he means by this saying?

Assignments Due

Assignment:

Tuesday: You will be facilitating lessons in Ms. Martinez & Ms. Lowry’s classes today. Upon our return we’ll discuss how you think things went and make any necessary adjustments to the Friday lessons.

Wednesday: garden time

Friday: You will be facilitating lesson in Ms. Lopez and Ms. Pryce’s classes today. Upon our return we’ll discuss how you think things went and make any necessary adjustments to next Tuesday’s lessons.

Additional Resources

For additional resources, please see Canvas.