Module 2 – Preparing for your farm experience
Learning first-hand from a farmer is an inspiring experience for pupils. Good preparation will ensure that each visit to a farm reaches the stated educational goals. In this module farmers as well as teachers get skills and tools for planning attractive and successful farm-visits.
What is the goal of this module?
Unit 1. Get familiar with and check all the important aspects concerning a biofarm visit with pupils and young people - for farmers as well as for teachers.
Unit 2. To obtain skills and tools for detailed preparation and planning of attractive and successful farm-visits, reaching the stated educational objectives.
Unit 3. Be aware of potential risks and get a framework for visitor safety management.
After finishing this module I will have learnt....
- to check important aspects concerning a biofarm-visit for pupils and young adults.
- to plan and structure a biofarm-visit in a proper, age-related way - including duration, activities, pre- and post-visit activities in the classroom.
- to avoid health and safety risks for farm visitors.