Growing Horticultural Plants: Irrigation Systems and Drainage

Irrigation Systems & Drainage: HS.59 : Demonstrating Empathy (2,3) (PDF) | (PPT)

Irrigation and drainage systems vary for many reasons including regionality, climatic requirements, and resources available. Apply empathy skills to have students think how irrigation and drainage systems change given a specific scenario (i.e. production in California vs. Alabama).

Irrigation Systems & Drainage: HS.92 : Presentation Tips--Handouts and Resources (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

After reviewing LK lesson, have students create different types of visual aids related to irrigation systems and drainage. The class can be grouped into different areas to cover different types: posters, transparencies, props, etc. Presentation upon completion will strengthen public speaking skills.

Irrigation Systems & Drainage: HS.62 : Collaborative Relationships (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Collaborative relationships entail people working together intellectually to accomplish a goal. In many areas of horticulture, irrigation and drainage cannot exist independently of each other--rather, they are dependant upon each other.