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Lesson Plans from AgScape

AgScape is a not for profit, registered charity dedicated to enhancing the learning experiences of students by providing high quality, objective and curriculum-linked agriculture and food related learning materials and programs to Ontario educators. Further information is available on the AgScape website at www.agscape.ca

Animal Science Lesson Plan

This lesson plan uses the OMAFRA - University of Guelph Research Magazine to explore current research in animal science (e.g. animal housing systems). Students will use critical literacy to analyze articles, apply appropriate scientific research skills to deepen knowledge, and communicate the results of their inquiries effectively. There are curriculum links to Science, Biology, Chemistry and English. SNC1D; SNC1P; SNC2D; SNC2P; SNI3U; SB13C; SCH3U; SB14U; SCH4U; SCH4C Grades 9-12 Download the Animal Science Lesson Plan PDF.

Food Science Lesson Plan

This lesson plan uses the OMAFRA - University of Guelph Research Magazine to explore current research in food science (e.g. trans-fat reduction). Students will use critical literacy to analyze articles, apply appropriate social science research skills to deepen knowledge, and communicate the results of their inquiries effectively. There are curriculum links to English, and Food and Nutrition courses. HFN20; HFA4M Grades 9-12. Download the Food Science Lesson Plan PDF.

Plant Science Lesson Plan

This lesson plan uses the OMAFRA - University of Guelph Research Magazine to explore current research in plant science (e.g. biotechnology/genetic engineering). Students will use critical literacy to analyze articles, apply appropriate scientific research skills to deepen knowledge, and communicate the results of their inquiries effectively. There are curriculum links to Science, Biology, Chemistry and English. SNC1D; SNC1P; SNC2D; SNC2P; SB13U; SBI3C; SCH3U; SBI4U;S CH4U; SCH4C Grades 9-12. Download the Plant Science Lesson Plan PDF.