Agriculture Literacy (8th Grade)

Description: The goal of this course is to provide middle school students with an introduction to agricultural leadership by developing work ethic, communication, critical thinking, and team building skills. This also reinforces the FFA mission statement of promoting “premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education”.

In this course, middle school students will build a knowledge base for the history of agriculture and the Animal Science Pathway Program of study. This pre-pathway will also provide a foundation for students to explore career possibilities related to the area of agriculture.

Credit: 0.5
Path: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
Pre-Requisite: None
Grade: 8th
Course Meets: Semester/Every other day
Supplies Needed: 1 1/2" Binder, Pencils, Pens, Paper