Agricultural Science for the Caribbean A Junior Secondary Course for the Caribbean by Ian Elliott, Orville Wolsey
  

Synopsis

Agricultural Science for the Caribbean A Junior Secondary Course for the Caribbean by Ian Elliott, Orville Wolsey

Agricultural Science for the Caribbean prepares students for life after school, and for further training for employment in the agriculture industry or in one of the many support agencies. Key Features: * Clear objectives set out at the beginning of the chapter * Clearly-written text, for young students to read with interest and understanding * Special topic boxes to stimulate discussion of the ecological effects of farming, and other questions relating to agriculture * Questions -- for classroom work or homework -- at the end of each chapter, consolidate learning and aid revision * A practical approach to learning based on activities and direct observation * Many high-quality illustrations and photographs * Career guidance, for those interested in work in the agriculture sector The application of scientific research to agriculture is an essential part of modern farming. This course highlights the relationship between science and agriculture and encourages students to see the relevance of scientific knowledge to the working world.

About the Author

Ian Elliott is an experienced teacher of agriculture and author of many successful textbooks on agriculture for schools and teachers. He has worked with the UK Overseas Development Administration as a senior Inspector and Curriculum Developer for Agriculture in Schools, and has served as a Consultant on Agricultural Education for UNESCO and the EEC. Orville Wolsey has over twenty years of teaching experience at junior secondary level. He has contributed to syllabus development in agricultural science in Trinidad and Tobago, and is also a practising farmer. He is currently developing the agriculture programme at Corinth Teacher Training College, Southern Trinidad.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Author

Ian Elliott, Orville Wolsey
More books by Ian Elliott, Orville Wolsey

Publisher

Longman an imprint of Pearson Education Limited

Publication date

16th September 1996

ISBN

9780582255494


I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools