2017-18 Lesson Plans

Instruction is guided by the State Science Standards as well as State and National Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (AFNR) Standards.  Complete documents can be found here:

Science
AFNR

Week of January 15, 2018

Monday – No School – All Staff In-Service

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Post – Being Overwhelmed.  FFA Scholarships, Proficiency Apps

Animal Science – Animal Nutrition, True and False page 353

Vet Science – Chapter 6 – Renal System

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech – Google Classroom – Genetics Review

Vet Science – Google Classroom – Urinary Disease and Illness

Natural Resources – Google Classroom – SAE

Animal Science – Google Classroom – Animal Nutrition

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – State Degree Wrap Up, Scholarships, Proficiency Apps

Animal Science – Google Classroom – Animal Nutrition

Vet Science -Google Classroom – Urinary Disease and Illness

Friday –White Day

Biotech -Terms – Genetic Transfer

Vet Science – Terms – Chapter 6 Renal System

Natural Resources – SAE

Animal Science – Animal Nutrition, True and False page 353

Week of January 8, 2018

Monday –White Day

Biotech -Semester Exam/Paper

Vet Science – Semester Review

Natural Resources -Semester Review

Animal Science -Semester Review

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – State Degree, Scholarship Work

Animal Science -Semester Exam

Vet Science -Semester Exam

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech -Semester Exam/Paper due

Vet Science -Semester Exam

Natural Resources -Semester Exam

Animal Science -Semester Exam

Thursday –Blue Day – Begin Second Semester

Ag Leadership – FFA Scholarships, SAE, Proficiency work.

Animal Science – Animal Nutrition, terms, page 336

Vet Science – Renal System, Chapter 6 – Terms page 89

Friday  – White Day

Biotech – Principles of Genetic Transfer – Terms, page 92

Vet Science -Renal System, Chapter 6, Terms page 89

Natural Resources – SAE Development

Animal Science -Animal Nutrition, terms, page 336

Week of January 1, 2018

Monday – No School

Tuesday -No School

Wednesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – State Degree and Scholarship Work

Animal Science – Semester Review

Vet Science -Semester Review

Thursday –White Day

Biotech -End of Semester Activity

Vet Science -Semester Review

Natural Resources -Semester Review

Animal Science -Semester Review

Friday  – Blue Day

Ag Leadership – State Degree, Scholarships, SAE work

Animal Science – Semester Review

Vet Science – Semester Review

Week of December 18, 2017

Monday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – State Degree Applications and AET Records

Animal Science – Test – Animal Behavior

Vet Science -Review Questions, page 88, Study Guide

Tuesday –White Day

Biotech – BioEthics Project – Presentations

Vet Science – Test

Natural Resources – Test – Soil

Animal Science – Test – Animal Behavior

Wednesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership -State Degree Applications and AET Records

Animal Science – Semester Review

Vet Science – Test

Thursday –White Day

Biotech – Bio Ethics Project Presentations

Vet Science – Semester Review

Natural Resources – Early Dismissal – Shortened classes – Announcements and prep for semester end

Animal Science – Early Dismissal – Shortened classes -Announcements and prep for semester end

Friday – No School, Christmas Break Begins!

Week of December 11, 2017

Monday –White Day

Biotech – Cloning and Stem Cell Research.  True and False, page 270

Vet Science – Respiratory System, Basic Components

Natural Resources – Land Classes, Soil Survey, Discussion Questions page 58

Animal Science – Temple Grandin

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Post – 3 Good things that happened this year

Animal Science – Animal Behavior Lab, Optical Illusions, Discussion Questions, page 216

Vet Science -Respiratory System, Basic Components

Wednesday –White Day – In-Service, early dismissal

Biotech -BioEthics Project

Vet Science – Mechanisms of Breathing, Respiratory Illness, Reading Questions

Natural Resources – Test Your Knowledge Worksheet – Chapter 4

Animal Science – Animal Behavior Lab, Optical Illusions, Discussion Questions page 216

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Scholarship Applications

Animal Science – Discussion Questions, Study Guide

Vet Science -Mechanisms of Breathing, Respiratory Illness, Reading Questions

Friday  – White Day

Biotech -BioEthics Project

Vet Science – Review Questions, page 88, Study Guide

Natural Resources – Study Guide, Review

Animal Science – Discussion Questions, Study Guide

Week of December 4, 2017

Monday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – State Leadership Development Events

Animal Science – Temple Grandin

Vet Science – Small Animal Lab

Tuesday –White Day

Biotech – Stem Cell Research – Google Classroom

Vet Science – Small Animal Lab

Natural Resources – Soil E Units

Animal Science – Temple Grandin

Wednesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Fruit Delivery

Animal Science – Fruit Delivery, Temple Grandin

Vet Science – Fruit Delivery

Thursday  –White Day

Biotech – Breakout Box

Vet Science -Breakout Box

Natural Resources -Breakout Box

Animal Science -Breakout Box

Friday  –Blue Day

Ag Leadership -Arctic Apples

Animal Science -Breakout Box

Vet Science -Breakout Box

Week of November 27, 2017

Monday –White Day

Biotech – Ethics in Biotechnology

Vet Science – Circulatory System – page 76 #2 – 15

Natural Resources – Management of Natural Resources, timeline of significant historical events

Animal Science – Animal Behavior – True and False,  Fill in the Blank

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership

Animal Science – Animal Behavior, True and False, Fill in the Blank

Vet Science -Circulatory System – page 76 #2 – 15

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech – Ethics – GMO debate

Vet Science

Natural Resources

Animal Science – Animal Behavior – Watch Pole to Pole – Planet Earth Episode

Thursday – Blue Day

Ag Leadership

Animal Science -Animal Behavior – Watch Pole to Pole – Planet Earth Episode

Vet Science

Friday  – White Day

Biotech -Cloning, Stem Cell Research – Discussion/Debate

Vet Science

Natural Resources – Review Questions 1-10, Terms page 25

Animal Science

Week of November 20, 2017

Monday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep

Animal Science – Review – Dairy Science Test

Vet Science –  Parts of the Heart, Circulation

Tuesday –White Day

Biotech – Science vs. Hollywood – Jurassic Park 2

Vet Science – Parts of the Heart, Circulation

Natural Resources – SAE – introduction and design

Animal Science – Dairy Science Test

Wednesday –Blue Day – Shortened classes, 1:30 dismissal

Ag Leadership

Animal Science -Dairy Science Test

Vet Science

Thursday – No School – Thanksgiving

Friday  – No School

Week of November 13, 2017

Monday –White Day

Biotech – Cell Structure

Vet Science – Circulatory System

Natural Resources – History of Conservation

Animal Science – Milk Processing

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep

Animal Science –Ice Cream Lab

Vet Science -Heart Disease –  Projects

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech -Cell Structure

Vet Science – Heart Disease –  Projects

Natural Resources – History of Conservation

Animal Science – Ice Cream Lab

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep

Animal Science -Ice Cream Lab, Study Guide

Vet Science -Circulation/Heart Videos

Friday  – White Day

Biotech -Cell Structure

Vet Science – Circulation/Heart Videos

Natural Resources – History of Conservation – Timelines

Animal Science – Ice Cream Lab, Study Guide

Week of November 6, 2017

Monday –White Day – Shortened Classes, Parent/Teacher Conferences

Biotech – Cell Types, Cell Division

Vet Science – Test

Natural Resources – CDE Project presentation and grading

Animal Science – Dairy Industry in SD

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Practice Exams

Animal Science -Dairy Industry in SD

Vet Science – Circulatory System

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech -Cell Types, Cell Division

Vet Science – Circulatory System

Natural Resources -History of Natural Resources and Conservation

Animal Science – Milk Production

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership

Animal Science – Diary Products, Ice Cream Lab

Vet Science – Blood Lab

Friday – No School

Week of October 30, 2017

Monday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep

Animal Science – Dairy Industry – Milk Let down process

Vet Science – Skeletal Systems

Tuesday –White Day

Biotech – Cell morphology

Vet Science – Skeletal Systems

Natural Resources – CDE Projects

Animal Science -Dairy Industry – Milk Let down process

Wednesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep

Animal Science -Dairy Industry -Virtual Field Trip

Vet Science – Study Guide

Thursday –White Day

Biotech – Functional Foods

Vet Science – Study Guide

Natural Resources – CDE Projects

Animal Science -Dairy Industry -Virtual Field Trip

Friday  –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep

Animal Science – Milk Production

Vet Science – Test

 

Week of October 23, 2017

Monday –White Day

Biotech – Scientist Projects

Vet Science – Finish Small Animal lessons 1-6 and questions (Blackboard)

Natural Resources – FFA History Group Projects

Animal Science -Breeds of Dairy Cattle

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Post – Addiction Comes in All Forms

Animal Science – Secretariat

Vet Science – Secretariat

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech -Scientist Projects

Vet Science – Secretariat

Natural Resources – Farmland

Animal Science – Secretariat

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Post – The Power of Words

Animal Science – Secretariat

Vet Science – Secretariat

Friday  –White Day

Biotech -Scientist Projects

Vet Science – Secretariat

Natural Resources – Dirty Jobs

Animal Science – Secretariat

Week of October 16, 2017

Monday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – BIG Idea due!

Animal Science – Poster Session – Scientific Classification, Study Guide

Vet Science – Appendicular and Axial Skeletons

Tuesday –White Day

Biotech – History of Biotech, Work on GMO Video submissions

Vet Science – B one Structure, Page 49 Vet Sci Handbook worksheet

Natural Resources – FFA Event Research Project

Animal Science -Poster Session – Scientific Classification, Study Guide

Wednesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership

Animal Science – Test, Begin next unit

Vet Science – Bone Identification packet

Thursday –White Day

Biotech – GMO Videos due!

Vet Science – Appendicular and Axial Skeletons

Natural Resources – FFA History Newscast

Animal Science – Test, Begin next unit

Friday  – Blue Day

Ag Leadership

Animal Science – Dairy Industry, Breeds of Dairy Cattle

Vet Science – Muscle Identification

Week of October 9, 2017

Monday – No School – Columbus Day

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep, BIG Idea

Animal Science – Scientific Classification – Breed Research and presentation

Vet Science – Test, Begin Skeletal System Study, Gummy Bear Lab

Wednesday – White Day

Biotech – History of Biotech, Rootbeer Lab, GMO Video work

Vet Science – Skeletal System, Gummy Bear Lab

Natural Resources – FFA History Project

Animal Science -Scientific Classification – Breed Research and presentation

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE Prep, ,BIG Idea, Semester Expectations

Animal Science – Scientific Classification, Jeopardy, Study Guide

Vet Science – Skeletal System, worksheet page 49, identification of skeletal parts

Friday  – White Day

Biotech – History of Biotech, GMO video work, discussion

Vet Science -Skeletal System, worksheet page 49, identification of skeletal parts

Natural Resources – FFA History Projects – Breakout activity

Animal Science -Test – Scientific Classification of Animals

Week of October 2, 2017

Monday –White Day

Biotech – Study Guide, True and False and Discussion Questions – Page 18-19

Vet Science – Nerve Tissues, Review Questions 2 – 16 page 31

Natural Resources – CDE Exploration

Animal Science – Parliamentary Procedure, demonstration and Google Classroom Assignment

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Post – Doing Things for Others

Animal Science – Google Classroom – EUnits and Chapter 2 Terms

Vet Science – Review Questions 2 – 16 and Activities 5 and 6 page 31 and 32

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech – Test – History of Biotech in 60 seconds

Vet Science – Study Guide

Natural Resources – CDE exploration, FFA History

Animal Science – Scientific Classification of Animals

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – BIG Idea, CDE Prep

Animal Science – Scientific Classification of Animals

Vet Science -Study Guide/Open Book Test

Friday  –White Day

Biotech – History of Biotech in 60 seconds

Vet Science – Test

Natural Resources – FFA History – broadcast, CDE -Creed Speaking

Animal Science – Classification of animals by use

Week of September  25, 2017

Monday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Post – Stand or Kneel?

Animal Science – Test, Begin Parli Pro Unit, Privileged and Subsidiary motions.

Vet Science – Connective Tissue, Reading questions pages 24-29

Tuesday –White Day

Biotech – Challenges facing Biotechnology, View One Hungry Planet, Food Production Trends, Biotech in plant production.  Fill in the Blank pages 17-18

Vet Science -Connective Tissue, Reading questions pages 24-29

Natural Resources -Test, Begin FFA Unit, FFA History, CDE Exploration

Animal Science – Test, Begin Parli Pro Unit, Privileged and Subsidiary motions.

Wednesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – CDE work

Animal Science – Proper use of Parliamentary Procedure

Vet Science – Work day

Thursday –White Day

Biotech – Global use of transgenic crops.

Vet Science – ACT Practice Test

Natural Resources – Exploration of CDEs

Animal Science – Proper use of Parliamentary Procedure

Friday  –Blue Day – Band Gone for Competition

Ag Leadership – CDE and BIG Idea work

Animal Science -Proper use of Parliamentary Procedure

Vet Science – Nerve Tissues

Week of September 18, 2017 ~Homecoming Week!

Monday –White Day

Biotech -Science vs Hollywood – Jurassic Park

Vet Science – Page 2 Terms – Tissue Types and Functions, Reading Questions, pages 20-23

Natural Resources – Homesite and Land Samples

Animal Science -Homesite and Land Samples

Tuesday Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Post – Personality traits that make you crazy.

Animal Science – Agriscience and the Environment Lab/Video

Vet Science – Blackboard – Unit 1 Lab, Lab Questions, Discussion 1 and 2

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech -Science vs Hollywood – Jurassic Park

Vet Science – Blackboard – Unit 1 Lab – Questions, Discussion 1 and 2

Natural Resources – Study Guide

Animal Science – Study Guide

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Work day

Animal Science – Study Guide

Vet Science -Page 2 Terms – Tissue Types and Functions, Reading Questions, pages 20-23

Friday  –White Day – Homecoming Activities, shortened classes

Biotech -Science vs Hollywood – Jurassic Park

Vet Science – AET Profile corrections and updates

Natural Resources -AET Profile corrections and updates

Animal Science -AET Profile corrections and updates

Week of September 11, 2017

Monday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – The Man in the Red Bandana – September 11th remembrances.

Animal Science – Test, Land Judging – Soil Texture and Structure

Vet Science. – Blackboard – Intro to Vet Science – Reading Lessons 1-5, Reflect and Text Questions

Tuesday –White Day

Biotech – Test

Vet Science -Blackboard – Intro to Vet Science – Reading Lessons 1-5, Reflect and Text Questions

Natural Resources – Test, Land Judging – Soil Texture and Structure

Animal Science – Test, Land Judging – Soil Texture and Structure

Wednesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – FFA Breakout Room!

Animal Science – Land Judging Score Card, Edible Loam Lab, Soil Profile assignment – Google Classroom

Vet Science – FFA Breakout Room! Open book/pod test

Thursday –White Day

Biotech – The Phenomena of Biotechnology.

Vet Science -Open book/pod test

Natural Resources -Land Judging Score Card, Edible Loam Lab, sample land problems

Animal Science -Land Judging Score Card, Edible Loam Lab, sample land problems

Friday  –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Work day

Animal Science – Soil textures, Homesite, Practice Problems

Vet Science – Terms, page 2 – Tissue Types and Functions

 

Week of September 4, 2017

Monday – No School

Tuesday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Semester Expectations, Blog Post – If you could do anything for a year…

Animal Science – Research milestones, productivity, efficiency, development of vaccines, FIB 8-15 page 16

Vet Science – Drag and Drop Protein Synthesis – Google Classroom

Wednesday –White Day

Biotech – Drag and Drop Protein Synthesis – Google Classroom

Vet Science -Drag and Drop Protein Synthesis – Google Classroom

Natural Resources -Fish and Wildlife Resources, Study Guide

Animal Science -Research milestones, productivity, efficiency, development of vaccines, FIB 8-15 page 16

Thursday –Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Impact of Irma on Agriculture in the SE United States

Animal Science – Use of Computers in agriculture, Study Guide

Vet Science – Drag and Drop Protein Synthesis – Google Classroom

Friday  –White Day

Biotech – edible DNA Lab, Study Guide

Vet Science -National Officer Candidate Facilitation practice

Natural Resources -National Officer Candidate Facilitation practice

Animal Science -National Officer Candidate Facilitation practice

Week of August 28, 2017

Monday – Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Catching up with the DAPL

Animal Science – Legislation – Land Grant, Smith-Lever, Smith-Hughes, and Hatch Acts. Scientific Method.  True and False page 15, Fill in Blank 1-7, page 16

Vet Science – Cell Structure and Function, Reading Questions Pages 6-10

Tuesday – White Day

Biotech – DNA Structure, Eukaryote vs Prokaryotes.

Vet Science -Cell Structure and Function, Reading Questions Pages 6-10

Natural Resources -Our Natural Resources, Then and Now, Land area in the US, erosion, soil and water resources. Review Questions

Animal Science -Legislation – Land Grant, Smith-Lever, Smith-Hughes, and Hatch Acts. Scientific Method. True and False page 15,

Wednesday – Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Goal Setting – SMART goals

Animal Science -Fill in Blank 1-7, page 16, Chapter 1 Lab – Scientific Method, Research milestones

Vet Science – Protein Synthesis, Mitosis and Cancer, Mammalian Reproduction, Reading Questions pages 12-16

Thursday – White Day

Biotech -Transcription, Double Helix Game – Google Classroom

Vet Science -Protein Synthesis, Mitosis and Cancer, Mammalian Reproduction, Reading Questions pages 12-16

Natural Resources -Test Your Knowledge Worksheet – Chapter 1

Animal Science -Fill in Blank 1-7, page 16, Chapter 1 Lab – Scientific Method, Research milestones

Friday – No School

Week of August 21, 2017

Monday – In-Service

Tuesday -In-Service

Wednesday -In-Service

Thursday – Blue Day

Ag Leadership – Blog Set Up, First post of the year – Something on your “bucket list”.

Animal Science – Rules and expectations, The Science of Animal Agriculture, page 2 Terms.

Vet Science -Rules and expectations, Basic Cell Biology, page 2 Terms

Friday – White Day

Biotech -Rules and expectations, Pre-Test, DNA!

Vet Science -Rules and expectations, Basic Cell Biology, page 2 Terms

Natural Resources -Rules and expectations, Our Natural Resources; Then and Now.  Page 2 Terms, What is a Natural Resource?

Animal Science -Rules and expectations, The Science of Animal Agriculture, page 2 Terms.

Week of , 2018

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday 

Blue Day

Ag Leadership

Animal Science

Vet Science

White Day

Biotech

Vet Science

Natural Resources

Animal Science