Todd Trobaugh, education specialist for steadyGROWpro, was invited by the Miami-Dade School System and Florida Agriculture in the Classroom to make presentations to Florida teachers wishing to improve agriculture education in Pre-K through 8th grade curriculums.
Online PR News – 22-June-2012 – Kokomo, Ind. – Todd Trobaugh, education specialist for steadyGROWpro, was invited by the Miami-Dade School System and Florida Agriculture in the Classroom to make presentations to Florida teachers wishing to improve agriculture education in Pre-K through 8th grade curriculums.
Trobaugh demonstrated life science lesson plans for teachers to use in their classrooms. Using steadyGROWpro soilless media, teachers were instructed on what plants need to survive and the factors that allow for seed germination, all of which can be utilized as variables in a scientific inquiry.
Available online, the free lesson plans, developed by steadyGROWpro, allow teachers to meet curricular standards in the instruction of life science lessons and allow students to receive hands-on experience with growing plants right in the classroom with no mess, no bacteria and no insects.
For more information about steadyGROWpro, visit www.steadyGROWpro.com.
SteadyGROWpro is a subsidiary of Syndicate Sales Inc.
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SteadyGROWpro, a division of Syndicate Sales Inc., is the ideal soilless growth media for home gardeners, indoor gardeners, greenhouse gardeners and hydroponic growers. Available in plugs, sheets, blocks and slabs, steadyGROWpro helps growers maximize their results when growing food crops including cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers, popular flowering plants, woody ornamentals, vines, ivy and more. Formulated to be an inert and sterile product to allow for maximum plant growth, steadyGROWpro is environmentally friendly and can be reduced from its original form to a mass of less than 11 percent. For more, visit www.steadygrowpro.com.
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