you for visiting FarmNet, the Agricultural Science Website. The site is
generally self explanatory but here are a few helpful hints about how to get the
most out of FarmNet as a teaching resource.
you use the site in the classroom be very aware of the structure of the
site, in particular the areas you and your class wish to explore.
some of the exercises and crosswords yourself so that you can assess their
suitability to your class group.
your visit. Outline which links, exercises, games etc you want your students
to visit and how long they should spend on each section.
of the exercises are available in a printable format. You may wish to give
these as homework.
each section with a essay on a topic associated with a web link, example The
Importance of the Safety Statement.
Topics use the Web Quest format, with quizzes and puzzles designed to test
their knowledge of the visited stes.
is just beginning and there are mistakes. If you see them please let us me know.
If you have any ideas or suggestions on design, usability or possible learning /
teaching methods, they are very welcome. I hope you enjoy using FarmNet. I have
enjoyed making it.