# Mathematical Applications in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources

• Clusters: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
• Courses: Mathematical Applications in AFNR
• Grade range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
• Release date: 12-13-2017
• Tags: GIS GPS, Food Processing, Food Products, Agriculture, GIS Wildlife, Mathematics in Agriculture, Rate of Feed Consumption, Estimating, Pecan Production, Food, Natural Resources, Mathematical Models, Floral Business, Break-Even Point, Greenhouse, Germination, Weight Shrinkage, Food and Natural Resources, Mathematics, Plowing

## Description

In Mathematical Applications in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources, students will apply knowledge and skills related to mathematics, including algebra, geometry, and data analysis in the context of agriculture, food, and natural resources.
This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or instructional materials. If locally adapted, make sure all TEKS are covered.

## Resources

### Scope and Sequence

Scope and Sequence: Mathematical Applications in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
Resource ID: 19273 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015 Mathematical Applications in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources course scope and sequence within the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the corresponding TEKS are included. This scope and sequence may be adapted or adopted by the local education agency.

### Unit 1: Professional Standards and Employability Skills

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 2: Mathematical Calculations

Lesson Plan: Pounds of Pecans - Estimating Production
Resource ID: 6790 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
In this lesson, students will perform mathematical calculations to find solutions to problems in the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Industry.
Lesson Plan: Working a Field Together - Math Applications in Agriculture
Resource ID: 6792 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
In this lesson, students will apply mathematics to problems in the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Cluster.
Review the scope and sequence document. One or more lesson plans are currently not available.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 3: Mathematical Processes

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 4: Solve Problems - Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Industries

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 5: Solve Problems - Agribusiness Systems

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 6: Solve Problems - Animal Systems

Lesson Plan: Determining the Rate of Feed Consumption
Resource ID: 6775 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
This lesson encourages students to use mathematic operations and knowledge of relationships to solve problems inherent to animal systems. In this lesson students learn to determine the Rate of Feed Consumption.
Lesson Plan: Determining Break-even Points for Floral Arrangements
Resource ID: 6788 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
In this lesson, students will apply math concepts for determining break-even points in the floral business.
Lesson Plan: Pounds of Pecans - Estimating Production
Resource ID: 6790 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
In this lesson, students will perform mathematical calculations to find solutions to problems in the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Industry.
Lesson Plan: Working a Field Together - Math Applications in Agriculture
Resource ID: 6792 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
In this lesson, students will apply mathematics to problems in the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Cluster.
Review the scope and sequence document. One or more lesson plans are currently not available.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 7: Solve Problems - Environmental Service Systems

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 8: Solve Problems - Food Products and Processing Systems

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 9: Solve Problems - Natural Resource Systems

Lesson Plan: GIS GPS in Agriculture
Resource ID: 6704 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
In this lesson, students will use information technology tools specific to agriculture, food, and natural resource to access, manage, integrate, and create information. Students also learn the benefits of Geographic Information Systems and Global Positioning Systems.
Lesson Plan: Statistical and Data Analysis of Rare, Threatened, and Endangered Wildlife
Resource ID: 6785 Grade Range: 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Education Excellence
In this lesson, students demonstrate the use of statistical and data analysis with regards to rare/endangered/threatened wildlife in the state of Texas. The students will report analyses and statistics graphically and numerically by a paper map and a pie chart.
Review the scope and sequence document. One or more lesson plans are currently not available.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 10: Solve Problems - Plant Systems

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 11: Solve Problems - Power, Structural, and Technical Systems

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

### Unit 12: Supervised Agriculture Experience Program

Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document and TEKS.
Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.