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Advanced Animal Science
To be prepared for careers in the field of animal science, students need to attain academic skills and knowledge, acquire knowledge and skills related to animal systems, and develop knowledge and skills regarding career opportunities, entry requirements, and industry standards. To prepare for success, students need opportunities to learn, reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills in a variety of settings. This course examines the interrelatedness of human, scientific, and technological dimensions of livestock production. Instruction is designed to allow for the application of scientific and technological aspects of animal science through field and laboratory experiences.

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Lesson Plans 2/6 – 2/10

Mon 2/6 – Turn in Anatomical Terms Location Activity
Notes – External Components of Livestock

Tues 2/7 – Finish Notes : External Components of Livestock
Career Connection #3 – Handout and Video : Skaggs

Wed 2/8 – Notes : Livestock Anatomy diagrams

Thurs 2/9 – Career Connection #4 – Handout and Video – Sofos
Finish Livestock Anatomy Diagram notes

Fri 2/10 – Anatomy Crossword Puzzle

Quizzes next week :
Quiz : External Anatomy of Livestock and Terminology Tues
Quiz : Poultry Anatomy Wed
Quiz : Cattle and Goats Anatomy Friday

Lesson Plans 1/30 – 2/3

Mon 1/30 – Universal Screener

Tues 1/31 – Handouts : 1. Anatomy Vocab 2. Anatomy Student Notes 3. Cattle Parts 4. Goat Parts 5. Horse Parts 6. Sheep Parts 7. Swine Parts 8. Parts of a Rooster 9. Parts of a hen 10. Distinguishing features on head of a chicken 11. Different types of combs on roosters 12. Turkey parts
Career Connection Handout #1 and video – Pipkins

Wed 2/1 – Notes – Anatomical terms of location
Activity – Anatomical terms of location

Thurs 2/2 – Continue Anatomical terms of location activity
Career Connection Handout #2 and video – Black

Fri 2/3 – Turn in Anatomical terms of location activity
Notes – External components of livestock

Lesson Plans 1/16 – 1/20

Monday 1/16 – No School

Tues 1/17 – Cloning Debate

Wed 1/18 – Notes : Animal behavior and Livestock Management related to reproduction and breeding

Thurs 1/19 – Finish Notes : Animal Behavior / Video : Chickens pecking order

Fri 1/20 – Inauguration day – Discuss issues involving Farming and Ranching with new president

Lesson Plans 1/9 – 1/13

Mon 1/9 – Notes : Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction

Tues 1/10 – Livestock Breeding Crossword Puzzle / Cloning Debate Project ( Debate – Friday )

Wed 1/11 – Continue working on debate project

Thurs 1/12 – Final debate prep – Cloning

Fri 1/13 – Debate : Cloning

Lesson Plans 1/2 – 1/6

Mon 1/2 – Notes : Embryo Transfer

Tues 1/3 – Notes : Finish Embryo Transfer Notes

Wed 1/4 – Notes : Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction
Assign : Basic Reproduction of Animals Crossword Puzzle

Thurs 1/5 – Assign : Livestock Breeding Crossword Puzzle / Cloning Debate Project ( Debate Monday 1/9 )

Fri 1/6 – Continue working on Debate Project

Lesson Plans 12/5 – 12/9

For detailed lesson plans click the following link : Livestock Reproduction and Breeding

Mon 12/5 – Continue Notes : Breeding Systems / Handouts : Livestock Reproduction Vocab : Nutritional Requirements Table : Livestock reproduction worksheet

Tues 12/6 – Videos and Notes : Introduction, Estrus Synchronization, Semen storage, Sheep and goat reproduction

Wed 12/7 – Breeding Tables activity : Developing a breeding plan project – Due Mon 12/12

Thurs 12/8 – Videos and Notes : Swine reproduction, Cattle reproduction / Pro’s and Con’s of various breeding methods

Fri 12/9 – Videos and notes : Horse reproduction, Cloning / Cloning flow chart

Lesson Plans 11/28 – 12/2

For detailed lesson plans please click on the following link : Reproduction and Breeding

Mon 11/28 – Notes : Reproduction cycles related to breeding systems

Tues 11/29 – Continue Notes : Reproduction cycles related to breeding systems

Wed 11/30 – Notes : Breeding Systems
Handouts : 1. Basic Reproduction of animals vocab 2. Livestock breeding vocab

Thurs 12/1 – Notes : Continue Breeding Systems
Handouts : 1. Livestock reproduction vocab 2. Nutritional requirements table 3. Livestock reproduction
note taking worksheet

Fri 12/2 – Videos : Take notes 1. Intro to livestock reproduction 2. Estrus Synchronization 3. Semen Storage
4. Sheep and Goat reproduction

Lesson Plans 11/14 – 11/118

For detailed lesson plans on this unit click on the following link : Livestock Reproduction and Breeding

Mon 11/14 – Video : The Lion in your living room

Tues 11/15 – Complete video : The Lion in your living room

Wed 11/16 : Notes – Reproductive cycles related to breeding systems

Thurs 11/17 : Handouts : Animal Reproduction Vocab / Livestock breeding vocab
Notes -Breeding Systems

Fri 11/18 : Continue Notes – Breeding Systems
Handouts : Livestock Reproduction vocab / Nutritional requirements table / Livestock reproduction
worksheet – Video Notes