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Part 1: The Basics

FFA Mission and Intro

Overall Length: 55 minutes

Objectives

  1. Discuss the meaning of the three components in the FFA mission statement.
  2. Interpret the meaning of the FFA motto.
  3. Relate the mission and motto to each individual member.

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FFA Salute

Overall Length: 55 minutes

Objectives

  1. Interpret the meaning of the FFA Salute (Pledge of Allegiance).
  2. Identify ways to serve in local communities.

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FFA Emblem and Colors

Overall Length: 55 minutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the elements of the FFA emblem and the FFA colors.
  2. Research and discuss the meanings of the key components of the FFA emblem.

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Levels of Membership - 2 Part Lesson

Overall Length: Lession 1 - 55 minutes | Lesson 2 - 55 minutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the three levels of membership.
  2. Identify local leaders from each membership level and assess leadership strategies.
  3. Evaluate career opportunities available for students through alumni and honorary membership relationships.

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FFA Code of Ethics

Overall Length: 50 minnutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the purpose of the FFA Code of Ethics.

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FFA Creed

Overall Length: 50 minutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the meaning of the FFA Creed.
  2. Recite the FFA Creed.

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Official Dress

Overall Length: 50 minutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the significance of FFA Official Dress.
  2. Identify the appropriate Official Dress attire for both males and females.

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FFA Degrees

Overall Length: 45 minutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the differences in the five FFA degrees.
  2. Create a plan for obtaining a particular FFA degree.

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Part 2: Chapter

Essentials of a Successful Chapter

Overall Length: 55 minutes

Objectives

  1. Identify the 13 essentials of a successful chapter.
  2. Identify areas of improvement for FFA chapters.

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Program of Activities

Overall Length: 55 minutes

Objectives

  1. Define a Program of Activities (POA).
  2. Describe the three POA divisions.
  3. Provide examples of activities for each division.

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Chapter Activities, Fundraisers, Service-Learning and Community Service

Overall Length: 45 minutes

Objectives

  1. Identify benefits of fundraising, service-learning and community service.
  2. Understand how chapter activities will impact members' lives in the future.

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Leadership Roles

Overall Length: 50-60 minutes

Objectives

  1. Cite three examples on how to become a leader within the chapter.
  2. Identify the roles and responsibilities of each office.

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FFA Meetings

Overall Length: 50 minutes

Objectives

  1. Identify the order of business for an FFA meeting.
  2. Understand where each officer is stationed during a meeting.

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Recruiting Members

Overall Length: 50-60 minutes

Objectives

  1. Determine the benefits of being an FFA member.
  2. Put into action ideas for recruiting and retaining members.

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Chapter Banquet

Overall Length: 50-60 minutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the purpose of the FFA banquet.
  2. Identify key components of an FFA banquet.
  3. Establish committees needed for banquet planning.

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Basic Parliamentary Procedure

Overall Length: 50-60 minutes

Objectives

  1. Better understand what parliamentary procedure is and how it is utilized in a meeting.
  2. Demonstrate basic laws of parliamentary procedure.

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Advanced Parliamentary Procedure

Overall Length: 60-90 minutes

Objectives

  1. Demonstrate proper parliamentary procedure laws when conducting a meeting.

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FFA Official Ceremonies

Overall Length: 50-60 minutes

Objectives

  1. Discuss the reason for FFA ceremonies.
  2. Demonstrate opening and closing ceremonies.

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National FFA Week Planning

Overall Length: 45-90 minutes

Objectives

  1. Describe the purpose of celebrating National FFA Week.
  2. Develop an activity to be conducted during National FFA Week.
  3. Promote a National FFA Week activity through social media.

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Retaining and Engaging FFA Members

Overall Length: 50-60 minutes

Objectives

  1. Understand the importance of retaining chapter members.
  2. Identify ways to involve and retain FFA members from one year to the next.

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Part 3: State

State FFA Officer Programs

Overall Length: 45 minutes

Objectives

  1. Explore state FFA officer programs.

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Part 4: National

FFA Leadership Conferences

Overall Length: 45-90 minutes

Objectives

  1. Identify five FFA student-based leadership conferences.
  2. Explore aspects of each national FFA leadership conference.

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Part 5: Beyond High School

National FFA Scholarship Program

Overall Length: 65 minutes

Objectives

  1. Explore FFA scholarship opportunities.
  2. Select FFA scholarship opportunities with given criteria.

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National FFA Alumi

Overall Length: 55 minutes

Objectives

  1. Recognize who FFA Alumni are and their impact at the local level.
  2. Discover the career success of an FFA alumnus.
  3. Discover FFA Alumni activities that can continue a student's FFA journey.

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