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Contents

Preface and acknowledgements

Introduction to volume II

Chapter I: Orientation to extension component of agriculture training

A. Overview

B. Preparation for extension component of agriculture training

C. Carrying out the extension component

Chapter II: Curriculum

A. List of skill groups sessions handouts and hours

B. Session plan format

C. Lesson plans

Skill group I: Introduction

Introduction to training: An ice breaker

Skill group II: Community analysis

Group resource assessment

Skill needs and resources

Community analysis methods and strategies

Gathering information in the community

Analysis, organization, and sharing of information

Community family live- in orientation

Analysis and sharing of information from the Live- In

Independent research office resources

Skill group III: Development

Introduction to development

Development work

Women in development

Working with others: helping

Skill group IV: Agriculture extension

Orientation and extension worker visit

Reflecting and generalizing from the extension worker visit

Reaching small farmers

Scale model demonstrations

Result demonstrations

Method demonstrations

Farmer learning styles

Introduction to field days

Field day planning meeting

Field day preparation

Field day

The extension system and institution building

Skill group V: Health

Diseases and agents of disease

Practical skills for health maintenance

Basic nutrition concepts

Skill group VI: Community adaptation

Personal support with stabilizers

Discovering how to say no

Dealing with ambiguity

Non- verbal communication, part I

Non- verbal communication, part II

Skill group VII: Community organizing

Communicating skills

Decision making

Organizing skills

Problem solving

Organizing farmers' organizations

Skill group VIII: Closure

Last rites

Chapter III: Extension resources

HANDOUT II - 3 - A - Information gathering strategy

HANDOUT III - 1 - A - Foreign volunteer services: A host national perspective

The volunteers dilemma

Training and selection

Foreign volunteers and development

The objective: Communications

Number of foreign volunteers

HANDOUT III - 1 - B - Assumptions about development

HANDOUT III - 2 - A - Case study

HANDOUT III - 2 - B - A peace corps agriculture extension worker

HANDOUT III - 2 - C - Questions for discussion: Assumptions

HANDOUT III - 2 - D - Effects of the project

HANDOUT III - 2 - E - Different approaches

HANDOUT III - 3 - A - The adverse impact of development on women

Irene Tinker

Change of subsistence economies

Change in the modern sector and women's education

Conclusion

HANDOUT III - 3 - B - Cross cultural attitude survey

HANDOUT III - 3 - C - Women of the world: The facts

HANDOUT III - 4 - A - Working style inventory

HANDOUT IV - 1 - A - Agriculture extension

HANDOUT IV - 2 - A - Extension worker roles and their implications

HANDOUT IV - 2 - B - Extension, training and dialogue: A new approach for tanzania

HANDOUT IV - 3 - A - Reaching small farmers (role play)

HANDOUT IV - 3 - B - Extension guidelines

The small farmer and his response to change

Maximizing farmer response to improved practices

HANDOUT IV - 5 - A - The result demo plot as an extension tool

HANDOUT IV - 6 - A - The use of the method demonstration as a teaching device

Planning a method demonstration

HANDOUT IV - 7 - A - Participative & directive training styles

HANDOUT IV - 9 - A - Meetings

HANDOUT IV - 11 - A - Field day check chart

HANDOUT IV - 12 - A - Working within the system

HANDOUT V - 1 - A - Some diseases which are found in Latin America (categorized in terms of how they are transmitted)

HANDOUT V - 1 - A - Mini- workshops (summary of needed materials)

HANDOUT V - 2 - B - Guidelines for purifying water

HANDOUT V - 2 - C - Basic guidelines for personal and dental health

HANDOUT V - 2 - D - Basic information concerning solid waste and excreta disposal

HANDOUT V - 2 - E - Guidelines for assuring foods are clean

HANDOUT V - 2 - F - Basic handout on immunization

HANDOUT V - 2 - G - Antibody creation

HANDOUT V - 3 - A - Description of the three main food groups

HANDOUT V - 3 - B - Requirements, tables, and lists of nutrients & food

HANDOUT VI - 1 - A - Personal stabilizers

HANDOUT VI - 3 - A - Case situation # 1

HANDOUT VII - 1 - A - Group maintenance oriented behavior worksheet

HANDOUT VII - 1 - B - Task oriented behavior worksheet

HANDOUT VII - 1 - C - Observer’s worksheet

HANDOUT VII - 1 - D - Task oriented behavior/Group maintenance oriented behavior

HANDOUT VII - 1 - E - On U.S. volunteers

HANDOUT VII - 1 - F - Communication skills: Self rating form

HANDOUT VII - 2 - A - The decision- making process

HANDOUT VII - 2 - B - Observation sheet for decision making

HANDOUT VII - 2 - C - A group decision making model

HANDOUT VII - 3 - A - Personal interest

HANDOUT VII - 3 - B - Transferring responsibility

HANDOUT VII - 4 - A - Problem- solving

HANDOUT VII - 4 - B - Patty peace corps

HANDOUT VII - 4 - C - Situation

HANDOUT VII - 4 - D - Case study of a head bund

HANDOUT VII - 4 - E - Management

Appendix A: List of sources and tapes of information to be gathered

Appendix B: List of training supplies and resources to be procured

Appendix C: Extension evaluation agriculture pre- service training

Appendix D: Bibliography! Of books, films, games, and a song