LDE Teams- First round
Sarah WhalenAdriana Drescher
Juli Anna Steward
Jr. Chapter Conducting
Sr. Chapter Conducting
FFA Broadcasting (Mrs. Morgan, THS)
A team of 3 members presents an informative radio program covering one or more agricultural subjects that is current in nature and local in content. The contest assumes that the chapter has a regularly scheduled non-commercial radio program once each month over a local station.
Jr/Sr. Creed Speaking (Mr. Morgan, THS)
A member presents the FFA Creed from memory and answers questions about its meaning and purpose.
Agricultural Advocacy (Ms. Campise, THS)
A team of 3-5 FFA members give a 5-8 minute presentation to a panel of judges. The presentation is designed to inform the general public and consumers about the importance and value of the agriculture industry and how agriculture impacts human lives.
Jr/Sr. Chapter Conducting (Ms. Guerrero, THS)
Teams conduct a mock chapter meeting to demonstrate knowledge of basic parliamentary law and the use of correct parliamentary procedures. At the conclusion of the meeting, team members are asked questions regarding parliamentary law.
Jr/Sr. Agricultural Skill Demonstration (Mrs. Leigh, PHS)
A team of 3-5 members performs an actual demonstration of an agricultural skill including anything in the Agricultural Science and Technology curriculum using effective public speaking and communication methods.
Job Interview (Mrs. Morgan,THS)
At the competition, each member submits their resume, completes a job application for an agricultural position on site and participates in an interview via telephone, in person one-on-one and with a panel of possible employers.
Agricultural Issues (Mrs. Marchant, PHS)
A team of 3-7 FFA members research and analyze a current agriculture issue, create a portfolio and also develop and deliver a presentation that stresses both pros and cons of their selected agricultural issues.
Public Relations (Ms. Ricketts, DHS)
A team of between two and four FFA members develop and presents a 5-8 minute program to inform a specified target audience regarding the Texas FFA and what it represents. The presentation is developed assuming that the target audience has no knowledge of the FFA. Team members are asked questions in response to their program following the presentation.
Practices will be held at DHS in rm 1514 unless it is otherwise set to a different location.
This is a predetermined schedule however it is subject to change.
9/18@ 3 PM Wednesday Practice Information meeting in rm 1514 @ DHS!
9/24@ 3 PM Monday Practice - canceled
9/25@ 3 PM Tuesday Practice
10/2@ 3 PM Tuesday Practice @ barn
10/3@ 3 PM WednesdayPractice
10/9@ 3 PM Tuesday Practice
10/10 @ 3 PM Wednesday Practice
10/22 @ 3 PM Monday Practice
10/23 @ 3 PM Tuesday Practice
10/29 @ 3 PM Monday Practice
11/5 @ 3 PM Monday Practice
11/6 @ 6 PM Tuesday Practice
11/7 @7 AM Wednesday Contest @ THS- Please make sure you are in Official Dress and you are on time!
Jr/Sr. Agricultural Quiz (Ms. Morgan, THS)
An exam testing team members’ understanding of the FFA, agricultural education, current agricultural events and parliamentary procedure is given. Teams can be made of 3 or 4 members.
Sept. 26, Tuesday @ 2:45
Sept. 27, Wednesday @ 2:45
Oct. 4, Wednsday @ 2:45
Oct. 5, Thursday @ 2:45
Oct. 10, Tuesday @ 2:45
Oct. 11, Wednesday @ 2:45
Oct. 17, Tuesday @ 2:45
Oct. 18, Wednesday @ 2:45
Oct. 23, Monday @ 2:45
Oct. 24, Tuesday @ 2:45
Oct. 25, Wednesday @ 2:45
Oct. 30, Monday @ 2:45
Oct. 31, Tuesday @ 2:45
Nov. 6, Monday @ 2:45
Nov. 7, Tuesday @ 2:45