| Forestry training manual Inter-America Region |
Total Time: 1 1/2 hours
One of the objectives of this program is for trainees to be able to deliver charlas on technical subjects at their sites. In this session, previous charlas are discussed and trainees receive assignments to do two charlas each. Groups can decide to work on the same two (this may be desirable for those who are not as proficient in language skills) or for each participant to give a different charla (in more advanced groups). Charlas should be written out and lesson plan guidelines reviewed.
1. Charla assignments are given. Possible topics;
1. Ten reasons we need trees,
2. Preventing soil erosion,
3. Why host country is involved in forestry.
To fill (with earth) - rellenar
Gully - carcavas sodium - sodio
Sand bank - banco de arena
Sediment - sedimento
Hardpan - durapan; cape enduricida, conguil (Ecuador
Flood - inundacion
Fertile soil - suelo fertil
Horizon - horizonte
Dike - dique
Parent material (rock) - material original; roca madre
Oxygen - osigeno
Carbon dioxide - dioxide de carbono
Hoot system - sistema radical
Wave (water) - onda water fall - cascade, salto de ague, caratatas (large)
Pollution - contamination ambiental.