2013 National FFA Core Catalog
The 2013 National FFA Core Catalog available in a Flipbook format.
CORE TRUE instruction 2013 Solutions for Teaching & Learning in Agricultural Education NEW! Chapter Value Pack, page 3 Shop it online! Snap the code! CORE content | 2013 12 New 6th Edition Poultry Science Manual revised to match current CDE standards. This and other CAERT Library Lesson Plans are available for purchase at FFA.org/shop in the Core menu under Instructions. 01 02 04 07 12 Manuals & Handbooks Planning & Development SAE CDE Materials Agriculture � National FFA Organization 2012. The letters "FFA," the FFA emblem, Future Farmers of America, and Forever Blue are registered trademarks of the National FFA Organization and cannot be used without permission. RECOMM EN D FOR NEW T EA ED CH S ER O R PROGRAM S Recommended for New Teachers or Programs Outlines Components of the FFA Mission � Stay TRUE | Shop FFA TRUE instruction 1. official manual Learn everything your chapter needs English Espa�ol to know about FFA--its history, bylaws, constitution and the latest information on awards programs and activities. And save 25� each when you purchase 25 or more. 1 OM-13 SOM-12 (25 or more $1.25) $1.50 (25 or more $1.25) $1.50 RECOMM EN D FOR NEW T EA ED O R PROGRAM S Get your members excited about the opportunities that await with this information-packed handbook. Based on the feedback of teachers and students across the country, this valuable resource contains detailed information about FFA in a fun, easy-to-follow format. The handbook features member and alumni spotlights, FFA history, information on chapter operations, SAEs, CDEs, awards programs and much more! Product development funded by Monsanto as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. 2. official student handbook 15th Edition. CH S ER RECOMM EN D FOR NEW T EA ED English Espa�ol NSTH-11 SNSTH-11 (10 or more $5.00) $7.50 (10 or more $5.00) $7.50 CH S ER O R PROGRAM S 3. official student handbook advisorS guide This DVD showcases the history of FFA, basic FFA knowledge, examples of opening and closing ceremonies, animates the requirements of Official Dress and so much more! Print-ready lessons and PowerPoint� presentations relating to all topics in the Student Handbook can also be found at FFA.org/ffalearn. The Official FFA 2 Student Handbook AGSH-11 $29.50 3 dvd companion FFA advisors guide MANUALS this and more, FFA.org/shop � 888 332 2668 RECOMM EN D FOR NEW T EA ED CH S ER O R PROGRAM S 1 TRUE teaching | PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT 1 FFA mission FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. the 1. activities Wall chart Organize your FFA activities in one convenient public place. Or track your chapter's point system too! In addition, you'll be able to share information with your administration and build credibility for the work you do. Each heavy-duty wall chart will track up to 30 members and 42 FFA activities. (26 x 39) 2 WC-FFA $12.50 2. student handbook posters Complementary to the Official FFA Student Handbook, this set of 12 laminated posters visually reinforces key handbook topics such as Official Dress, the Creed, mission, FFA history, tying a tie, and much more. 3. Quick facts pocket cards Pack of 10 Cards. Learning to Do Doing to Learn earning to Live POSTER-FFA $49.00 Living to Serve All of the vital FFA facts on a convenient, sturdy, pocket-sized card. The cards explain the FFA mission of leadership, personal growth and career success and include the FFA vision, motto and Creed. Ideas for using the cards: � Share the benefits students get from involvement with administrators, parents or counselors. � Give them to new members during Greenhand initiations. � Use them as a resource for members while they learn about FFA. � Use them as study aids for students memorizing the FFA Creed. 3 � FFA-QUICKFACTS $10.00 RECOMM EN D FOR NEW T EA ED CH S ER O R PROGRAM S 2 Stay TRUE | Shop FFA READY TO INSPIRE GROWTH 4 4. NEW! CHAPTER VALUE PACK Package contains 25 Official Manuals, 25 Student Handbooks, Advisor Guide DVD, Charlie Greenhand's Ag Trivia Game and one set of Student Handbook Posters. B12 $200.00 this and more, FFA.org/shop � 888 332 2668 3 TRUE teaching GUIDE-SUB $39.00 | SAE � with 46 activity-based, content-driven lessons in current events, career exploration, leadership development and personal development. Includes outlines to conduct the lessons in 50- and 90-minute blocks or in a 3-day series. Lessons integrate easily into 7th-9th grade or 10th-12th grade agriscience curriculum. Leave your classroom with confidence knowing the sub can teach your students this valuable information. 1. SUBSTITUTE TEACHER GUIDE 144-page guide packed 2. strategies for great teaching This valuable resource book contains a compilation of 30 ideas for activities on any topic, each fully explained with action steps to foster outstanding student engagement in your classroom. This book will give you inexpensive and easy-to-implement ideas for building engaging strategies into all your agriculture classes. ISBN: 1-56976-178-7 BOOK-TEACHING � $19.95 1 RECOMM EN D FOR NEW T EA ED CH S ER O R PROGRAM S 3. engaging strategies for ag classrooms -- creative teaching moments for challenging topics Agriculture teachers are known for their ability to create real-life, hands-on lessons for students to help make learning fun and applicable. There are some topics, though, that are tough to teach and even harder for students to learn. This handbook was designed to give you ideas for teaching challenging topics, such as Parliamentary Procedure, Ionic vs. Covalent Bonds or Punnett Squares and Calculations in Agricultural Mechanics in engaging and inventive ways. All of the strategies in this handbook are carried out using e-Moments. These strategies aren't designed to replace quality lecturing, reading or laboratory activities; they are designed to enhance and highlight learning in engaging ways that appeal to a variety of learning styles. Product development sponsored by Pioneer Hybrid International as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. 2 3 RECOMM EN D FOR NEW T EA ED CH S ER O R PROGRAM S BOOK-ESA $24.95 4 Stay TRUE | Shop FFA 4. SAE poster series Use this set of 7 laminated posters to help reinforce the basic concepts of SAE and generate ideas for SAE projects. ( 17 x 22) POSTER-SAE $39.00 5. SAE Wall chart Give your students public recognition for all they're accomplishing in their SAEs and make it easy to keep track of progress. List students and the major skills or activities associated with their SAE programs as benchmarks and mark the completion of each. The chart can be used to assist in grading SAE programs and will help students and guests get a better understanding of your students' SAEs. Each heavy-duty wall chart will track up to 30 individual SAE programs. (26 x 39) WC-SAE $12.50 6. SAE idea cards This collection of 330 SAE activity cards 4 puts hundreds of ideas at your students' fingertips. The cards can be sorted according to area of agriculture, type of SAE program or type of opportunity. CARDS-SAE $49.00 VISUAL AIDS 6 5 this and more, FFA.org/shop � 888 332 2668 5 TRUE teaching GAME-AGTRIVIA $49.00 | FUN & GAMES 1. CHARLIE GREENHAND's AG TRIVIA CHALLENGE Back by popular demand! Increase agricultural literacy with this fun, interactive trivia game. Questions cover 5 categories: Agriscience & Technology, Plant Agriculture, Animals & Agriculture, Agribusiness, General Agriculture and Agriculture History. Separate set of challenge cards test knowledge of FFA and FFA history. Up to 16 players--perfect for a classroom challenge. 1 2. NEW! the ffa game Intense FFA trivia to test your students' corduroy know-how. This new edition--The Blue and Gold Edition--merges the Blue edition and the Gold edition previously sold. In this newly designed game box you will find 192 brain-puzzlers, including Know It!, Think About It! and Do It! cards. This isn't your typical game...Know It! cards may let you off easy with the basics, but be ready to analyze, act, sculpt and more when the Think About It! and Do It! cards surface. Enjoy multiple ways to play--pair up in teams or challenge the entire class. Game questions are taken from the Official FFA Manual, Student Handbook, Blue Jackets, Gold Standards and FFA.org. Product development funded in part by Pfizer Animal Health as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. 2 GAME-BG $29.50 3. reap with the farming game�/show me the moolah A great, user-friendly classroom resource, making it easier than ever to teach introductory business management to high school and community college students. In the game, students track expenses just as entrepreneurs do and learn to analyze their financial performance to make better decisions and returns on investments. Students learn strategic planning, decision making, accounting and financial analysis. All REAP teaching tools are on CD and include a printer-friendly PDF Facilitator's Guide complete with teaching tips, application exercises, worksheets and learning resources for 7 comprehensive units. In addition, there are customizable PowerPoint� presentations, Excel� spreadsheets, study guides and tests with answer keys. 3 CD-ROM Board Game MULA-CD $99.00 MULA-GAME $36.00 6 Stay TRUE | Shop FFA 4. cDE full question & answer sets Full set of 2012 (available March 2013) 2011 2010 2009 (while supplies last) CD-ROMs. Now all tests, practicums, keys and other materials are electronic! Print, store and prepare practice events for your students with ease. 2005-2008 individual events/sets are now available free online at FFA.org/CDE. NCQ-12 NCQ-11 NCQ-10 NCQ-09 $49.00 $49.00 $49.00 $49.00 5. cDE scan forms Packs of 100. Practice for CDEs with the NCS scan forms used to score the National FFA CDEs, or use them for local, regional, district, area or state events. not pictured Agricultural Communications NCS574 Agricultural Technology & Mechanical Sys. NCS574 Agricultural Sales NCS574 Agronomy NCS576 Dairy Cattle Evaluation & Management NCS560 Environmental & Natural Resources NCS576 Farm Business Management NCS574 Floriculture NCS576 Food Science & Technology NCS576 Forestry NCS564 Horse Evaluation NCS559-4 Job Interview NCS574 Livestock Evaluation (Rev. 09/09/11) NCS559-4 Meats Evaluation & Tech.(Rev. 09/09/11) NCS562-4 Milk Quality & Products (Rev. 08/26/11) NCS561-4 Nursery & Landscape NCS576 Parliamentary Procedure NCS574 Poultry Evaluation (Rev. 08/26/11) NCS563-4 6. multipurpose scan forms Packs of 100. 4 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 $29.50 Multipurpose forms used to score reasons and individual practicums for the following National FFA CDEs: Agricultural Technology & Mechanical Systems, Agricultural Sales, Agronomy, Environmental & Natural Resources, Floriculture, Food Science & Technology, Nursery & Landscape and Parliamentary Procedure. not pictured NCS948 $29.50 Due to the 2012-2016 revisions, the event-specific scan forms for Horse Evaluation/Livestock Evaluation NCS559-4, Meats Evaluation & Technology NCS562-4, Milk Quality & Products (formerly Dairy Foods) NCS561-4 and Poultry Evaluation NCS563-4 have been updated. Please find the most current version of these scan forms in item 6, NCS948. CDE SUCCESS this and more, FFA.org/shop � 888 332 2668 7 TRUE 1. test questions (CD) 1600 multiple-choice questions/ teaching PARL-1 $89.00 PARL-2 (6 or more $23.20) $29.00 | CDE 10. BASIC WORD PUZZLES (CD) FFA.org/shop for details. PARL-9A $49.00 11. DELUXE WORD PUZZLES (CD) FFA.org/shop for details. PARL-9B $89.00 dunbar's meeting BROCHURES One free copy of each (items 12-14) with any order on this spread. answers from Dunbar's Manual of Parliamentary Procedure Test Questions. View a question on the monitor, answer it and receive feedback. Teachers can print progress reports. tions/answers covering Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised. (113 p, 8V x 11) 2. dunbar's manual of parliamentary procedure test questions 1600 multiple-choice ques- 12. Dunbar's Meeting Procedure Guide Steps for handling an order of business, a main motion and an amendment. Rules for 27 motions and a majority and two-thirds vote table are included. PARL-8A (20 or more $1.50) $2.00 3. parliamentary procedure made easy (manuaL) Activity-oriented text/workbook featuring four meeting scripts, rules and scripts for motions, a 320-word glossary, 12 class activities, public speaking skills, details on organizing and conducting meetings, writing and handling motions and amendments and more. Motions for the CDE are covered. (130 p, 8V x 11) 13. Dunbar's Guide For Making Motions Covers purpose, rules, how to state 27 motions and steps in handling a main motion and an amendment. PARL-3 (15 or more $6.80) $8.50 PARL-8B (20 or more $1.50) $2.00 Parliamentary Procedure Made Easy Manual. 4. parliamentary procedure made easy posttest masters (CD) Has a test for each of the units in the PARL-3A $20.00 14. Dunbar's Parliamentary Procedure Glossary 200+ common parliamentary procedure terms. PARL-8C (20 or more $1.50) $2.00 15. TEAM PACKAGE (Manuals and CD) 7 Dunbar's Manual of Parliamentary Procedure Test Questions, 7 Parliamentary Procedure Made Easy (Manual) and 1 Parliamentary Procedure Test Questions (CD). Saves over $130. 5. parliamentary procedure made easy kit 15 copies of the Parliamentary Procedure Made Easy Manual and 1 CD of Post-Test Masters. PARL-3KIT $102.00 PARL-15 $217.00 6. SKILL-SHEETS FOR HANDLING MOTIONS (CD) 27 skill-sheets covering steps, rules and a script for handling specific motions. Each has a worksheet, a multiple-choice posttest and answer key. Motions for the CDE included. 92 masters. 16. COMPUTER DIGITAL TIMER (CD) FFA.org/shop for details. PARL-27 $69.00 17. PARLIAMENTARY PROCEDURE judging guide Trains teachers for the CDE. Includes scripts and rules for motions, 400+ main motions, a 300+ term glossary, samples of minutes, elements and rules of debate and more. (111 p, 8V x 11) PARL-13 $69.00 7. oral questions (CD) 500+ oral questions/answers and page sources from Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised. Motions for the CDE and minutes are included. PARL-24B $89.00 8. MULTIPLE-CHOICE testS (CD) 102 multiple choice tests (95 have 25 questions) and answer keys from Dunbar's Manual of Parliamentary Procedure Test Questions. PARL-28 (8 or more $11.00) $15.00 18. dunbar's parliamentary procedure competitive event handbook and cd package Scripts, self-evaluation tests, rules for motions, how to handle an order of business, writing minutes and 50+ common procedural errors. Examples and rules for debating motions! CD includes 25 motion post-tests, 5 final motion tests, blank table of rules for competition, debate worksheets, word puzzles and answer keys. Contains 10 handbooks and 1 CD. (5V x 8V) PARL-29 $89.00 9. COMPUTER GAME (CD) 1500 multiple-choice questions. 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DELUXE SAMPLE PACKAGE (Manuals and CD's) 5 Dunbar's Meeting Procedure Guide, 5 Dunbar's Guide for Making Motions, 5 Dunbar's Parliamentary Procedure Glossary and 20 wallet-sized cards with basic motion rules. 1 each of Parliamentary Procedure Judging Guide (Manual), Parliamentary Procedure Made Easy (Manual), Post-test Masters for Parliamentary Procedure Made Easy Manual (CD), Dunbar's Manual of Parliamentary Procedure Test Questions, Parliamentary Procedure Oral Questions (CD), Parliamentary Procedure Deluxe Word Puzzles (CD), Parliamentary Procedure True /False Test Questions (Manual), Parliamentary Procedure Skill-Sheets for Handling Motions (CD), Parliamentary Procedure Test Questions (CD), Parliamentary Procedure Computer Game (CD), Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised, Parliamentary Procedure Multiple-Choice Tests (CD) and Parliamentary Procedure CDE Digital Timer (CD). Saves $360.00+. PARL-11B $340.00 22. NEW! PARLIAMENTARY PROCEDURE PROBLEM SOLVING TEAM ACTIVITIES MANUAL (CD) 50 meeting scenarios and problems in 4 difficulty levels. Students research a problem and write a short solution, referencing page and line numbers from Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised. Keys include the exact quote that solves the problem, a short solution for each, and page and line numbers. Includes 5 multiple-choice tests, a final test and answer keys. PARL-32 $99.00 23. NEW! QUOTATIONS FROM ROBERT'S RULES OF ORDER NEWLY REVISED MANUAL (CD) 20 worksheets ROBERT'S RULES OF ORDER Classic parliamentary procedure manual. Paperback edition. RRO $18.95 with answer keys to train for PART I of the CDE written test. Each has 5 quotations from Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised. Students locate and record the page of each quote and the beginning line number. PARL-33 $49.00 this and more, FFA.org/shop � 888 332 2668 9 TRUE teaching | CDE Intelliprep is a revolutionary DVD study system that combines visual and textual mediums to form a cohesive, efficient tool that builds your student's knowledge base. With proven teaching techniques and cutting-edge technology, intelliprep has created competition preparation that empowers both instructors and students in the classroom and out--a system developed by agriculture educators and industry experts. Customizable quizzes give direct feedback on a student's ability to recognize and properly identify species in preparation for ID competitions and CDEs. And with high-resolution photos, thorough naming and precise identification, your students will have the tools they need to maximize their potential. Even more, all intelliprep materials are durable, using extra heavy stocks and coatings made to resist dirt, water and UV damage for long-lasting use. CARDS & GUIDES 1-3 1. retail meat combo packs 135 retail cuts and Instructor Combo Pack Team Combo Pack corresponding primal cuts on beef, pork and lamb in preparation for the Retail Meats ID competition and Retail Meats CDE. Desk reference book and field guide feature 1 retail cut per page with photo and identification facts. Save $30 when you purchase the Team Combo Pack, individually totalling $395. (Desk reference book, 8V x 11) (1 desk reference, 1 field guide and 1 DVD) IP-ICP-RM-12 $270.00 (1 desk reference, 4 field guides, 1 DVD and 1 flash card set) IP-TCP-RM-12 $400.00 2. Retail meat field guide Built to take the wear and tear of the outdoors. Features 1 retail cut per page, large primary photo, identification facts for that cut and a diagram indicating primal cut origin. (4W x 5V) IP-FG-RM-12 $35.00 NEW: Updated 2nd Edition now matches current CDE standards! 3. retail meat flash cardS 135 UV-coated, heavy stock flash cards with rounded corners. Pre-punched holes allow cards to group on rings or chains. High-resolution photo of cut on card front. Corresponding species, primal cut and identifying facts on reverse. Each cut is numbered to correspond with the field guide and desk reference for easy cross-reference. (4W x 6W) IP-FC-RM-12 $55.00 10 Stay TRUE | Shop FFA 4. Floriculture combo packs 124 species of the 4-5 Instructor Combo Pack (1 desk reference, 1 field guide and 1 DVD) Floriculture ID competition and Floriculture CDE. And more than 500 high-resolution photos, common names, and botanical names with audio readings for proper pronunciation. Desk reference book and field guide feature 1 species per page with large primary photo, smaller supporting photos for season and setting changes and identification facts. Save $30 when you purchase the Team Combo Pack, individually totalling $345. (Desk reference book, 7V x 12) IP-ICP $270.00 Team Combo Pack (1 desk reference, 4 field guides and 1 DVD) IP-TCP $345.00 5. FLORICULTURE field guide Built to take the wear and tear of the outdoors. Features 1 species per page, large primary photo, several smaller photos for season and setting changes and identification facts. (3X x 6) IP-FG $35.00 6. NURSERY/LANDSCAPE combo packs 116 species of the Nursery/Landscape ID competition and CDE. And more than 665 high-resolution photos, common names, and botanical names with audio readings for proper pronunciation. Desk reference book and field guide feature 1 species per page with large primary photo, smaller supporting photos for season and setting changes and identification facts. Save $30 when you purchase the Team Combo Pack, individually totalling $345. (Desk reference book, 7V x 12) Instructor Combo Pack Team Combo Pack (1 desk reference, 1 field guide and 1 DVD) 6-7 (1 desk reference, 4 field guides and 1 DVD) IP-ICP-NL $270.00 IP-TCP-NL $345.00 7. NURSERY/LANDSCAPE field guide Built to take the wear and tear of the outdoors. Features 1 species per page, large primary photo, several smaller photos for season and setting changes and identification facts. (3X x 6) IP-FG-NL $35.00 this and more, FFA.org/shop � 888 332 2668 11 TRUE common food-service cuts, this 8-piece set contains 1 poster each of the food-service cuts for beef, lamb, veal, pork, chicken, turkey, duck/goose and game birds. (24 x 36) 1. NAMP meat posters Easy references to the most teaching POSTER-MBG $49.00 BCC-07 LCC-07 PCC-07 VCC-07 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 | CDE 1 2. NAMP meat cut chartS Packs of 5. A smaller version of the posters, notebook charts highlight the most commonly used cuts with a carcass map. Available for beef, lamb, pork and veal. (8V x 11) Beef Lamb Pork Veal 3. NEW! 6th EDITION Poultry science manual Revised to match current CDE standards. Learn to evaluate live birds, ready-to-cook poultry, shell eggs, further-processed poultry and learn to manage poultry enterprises. Information complies with the rules and regulations of the National Poultry CDE. PSM-11 $40.00 It's about keeping score! Use this to teach the basics of scoring classes and for tabulating official scores at local, regional, area, district or state events. 4. hormel� computing slide It's not about winning. HCSS $29.00 2 3 4 12 Stay TRUE | Shop FFA 5. New EDITION Meat buyer's guide Premier resource for food-service purchasers, educators, students and industry professionals. This 2010 edition offers a complete, single-source reference for teaching meats and poultry--perfect for coaching CDE teams. With 78 new photographs, 54 newly identified cuts and by-products, Spanish translations and new Canadian grading standards and names, it is the most comprehensive manual available. 5 MBG-10 $69.00 meat science professionals. Topics include grading, evaluation, quality standards, composition and conformation for beef, pork and lamb. 6. meat evaluation The industry standard for training MEH $69.00 6 7. meat identification tutorial CD-rom Put your students in the driver's seat when it comes to preparing for the Meats Evaluation and Technology CDE. This self-paced tutorial includes detailed photos and 360� views of every retail cut in the competition, information on wholesale cuts, indicators for identification and quizzes and exams to test their knowledge. The software can also be used with a projector for teaching a meats evaluation unit in your classroom. A must-have for your program! Software developed by Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center. 7 MID-05 $99.00 8. dairy foods: producing the best cd-rom 8 Get your Dairy Foods team in shape with these brand new resources on milk production, equipment, milk flavor and odor, cheese identification and bovine mastitis. The CD-ROM includes guidance for the following Dairy Foods CDE activities: taking written tests, computing standard plate count, evaluating defects in milker unit parts, evaluating defects in flavor and odor of milk, testing milk's acidity, identifying types of cheeses and performing the California Mastitis Test. 9 DF-05 $101.75 9. agricultural science flash cards Prepare for CDEs or full class reviews. Brilliant color images of common plants, crops, and pests with accompanying facts on each--making for effective and fun learning. (5 x 3) 53 Crop cards 35 Insect cards 38 Pest & Disorder cards 77 Plant cards 38 Tree cards 55 Weed & Seed cards FC-CROP FC-INSECT FC-PEST FC-PLANT FC-TREE FC-WEED $19.95 $19.95 $19.95 $19.95 $19.95 $19.95 this and more, FFA.org/shop � 888 332 2668 13