ENVISCI 303 (1, 3)

CLASSWORK:
M(10/26) :Quarter Project worktime
T(10/27) : Risks of Chemical Pesticides
W(10/28) : Do you eat Genetically Modified Organisms?
F(10/30): Quarter Project worktime; GMO wrap-up

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Find ASSIGNMENT DEADLINES in the calendar below:

ASSIGNMENTS/ANNOUNCEMENTS:


OPTIONS FOR FARM TO TABLE PROJECT PRESENTATION

1. Interactive Powerpoint or Prezi
2. Digital poster - postermywall: http://www.postermywall.com/index.php/authenticate/showlogin
Directions:
  1. click the ‘Student Login’ button and enter the project name, "Farm to Table Project - pd 2".
  2. Go to http://www.postermywall.com/index.php/posterbuilder and create a poster.
  3. Click the ‘Save Draft’ button to save your poster. Save with first and last name
3. Glogster - http://eloch.edu.glogster.com/dashboard/
Use my username: eloch
password: science2010
Save your glog with your first and last name
4. Website - use google sites
5. Skit, creative story (can use Storybird)
6. Video or Movenote
7. Digital comic strip (can use Powtoon or other)
8. Other?

NOTES:
Why do we eat? Food Energy in Agriculture
How has farming changed? Factory Farming and its alternatives
Where do we farm? Soil and nutrients
How can we make more food? Pesticides and GMOs

VOCABULARY:
Energy in Agriculture Vocab
  1. producer
  2. consumer
  3. decomposer
  4. trophic level
  5. food chain

STUDY GUIDES AND READINGS:
Read 15.1 and 15.2 in your textbook
Ch. 15 - Agriculture Study Guide

ACTIVITIES:

ALTERNATIVES TO FACTORY FARMING - PRESENTATIONS USING MOVENOTE

Each group will research an assigned alternative to factory farming and create a short movenote “video” to share with the class. To begin, you will need to create ONE powerpoint for your group containing three slides (as well as a title slide). After you've created your powerpoint follow the directions for uploading to movenote. Then watch my movenote below to see what is expected on each slide.

WEBSITE FOR COUNTING CALORIES PACKET

http://www.calorieking.com/foods/


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