Agricultural Curriculum

Developed by Sam Houston State University


Advanced Animal Science Curriculum

Advanced Plant & Soil Science Curriculum

Equine Science

Wildlife, Fisheries, & Ecology Management

Forestry & Woodland Ecosystems

Principles & Elements of Floral Design



Unit 10: Livestock Diseases and Parasites

Lesson Plans Handouts PowerPoints /
Quizzes /
Exams Teacher Reference Material Laboratory

Lesson Plan Parasite Host Relationship and Life Cycles


READ ME FIRST - Parasite Host Relationships

Guide to Common Parasites


CDC Information on Parasite Life Cycles


Parasite Host Relationship and Life Cycles Lifecycle Match-up Parasite Flash Cards

Helpful Teacher Background Info Parasite - Host Relationship


Lifecycle Match-up Key

Fecal Egg Count Activity


Supplemental Pond Water Lab



Lesson Plan Pathogens


READ ME FIRST - Vaccination_Infectious Diseases

Health Record Case Studies




Pathogen Graphic Organizer


Infectious Disease Spread Activity Teacher


Infectious Disease Spread Activity Student
    Interest Approach Disease Collaboration     Prevention of Disease Glowing Germ investigation
Cost of Animal Health   Cost of Animal Health Problem Base      
Detecting Unhealthy Animals   Detecting Unhealthy Animals Disease Prediction    

Classification of Disease


Classification of Disease

Fecal Egg Count      
Internal/External Parasites   Internal/External Parasites        
Poisonous Plants of Colorado   Poisonous Plants of Colorado        
Vaccines and Vaccinations   Vaccines and Vaccinations        
Administering Medication   Administering Medication        
Parturition and Illness   Parturition and Illness        
Care of Newborn   Care of Newborn        
Zoonotic Diseases   Zoonotic Diseases        
Mad Cow Disease   Mad Cow Disease        
Chronic Wasting Disease   Chronic Wasting Disease        

Day 1 Lesson Plan

  Animal Disease and Parasite Susceptibility        
Day 2 Lesson Plan   Texas Animal Health Commission Power Point        
Day 3 Lesson Plan            
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Day 10 Lesson Plan            
Day 11 Lesson Plan            
Day 12 Lesson Plan