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 , 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 , 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday 

Blue Day

Ag Leadership

Animal Science

Vet Science

White Day

Biotech

Vet Science

Natural Resources

Animal Science