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Hydroponics Class
Based on a "learn by doing" experience. The Hydroponics Class meets 12 of the National Science Education Standards.

Unit 1- Doing Science

  1. (A) Keeping a notebook
  2. (B) Descartes Method
  3. (C) Drawing Plants
  4. (D) Doing an Experiment

Unit 2 - Building a Hydroponic system

  1. (A) Creating a Hydroponic Grower
  2. (B)Creating a Watering System
  3. (C)Choosing a Media

Unit 3 - Operating a hydroponic System

  1. (A) Making Nutrient Water
  2. (B) Starting Seeds
  3. (C) Watering the Grower
  4. (D) Thinning and Transplanting

Unit 4 - Wastewater Hydroponics

  1. (A)Hydroponics and Aquaculture
  2. Experiment 7 - A Fish Tank filter

Unit 5 - (A)Modeling Ancient Systems

  1. (B)Egyptian Gardens
  2. (C)Inca Terraces
  3. (D)Aztec Growing Rafts
  4. (E)Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Unit 6 -(A)Modern Hydroponics

  1. (B)Modern History
  2. (C)Urban Agriculture
  3. (D)A Family greenhouse
  4. (E)Organic Hydroponics

Unit 7 - (A)Future Hydroponics

  1. NASA CELSS
  2. (B)Hydroponic Homeless Shelter
  3. (C)A Biosphere Home
  4. (D)Survival Gardens

Revised: 1 May 2016
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