There are a lot of words that can relate specifically to horses. Some terms that commonly come up in the horse industry are listed, along with their definitions. Activities have been created at the end to test understanding of the terms.
A Horse Riding Instructor Package is provided. This is made up of activities for theory, horse riding games, an obstacle course and a dressage activity. Pages 1 - 3 different horse riding games to test varying skills Page obstacle course ideas for
Different horse riding careers are explored. Students are encouraged to consider what horse riding job/s are appealing to them as a future career. Pages 1 - introduction and possible careers are detailed Page career questions are posed to students for
10 financial scenarios are provided for students to determine what is the best course of action.Pages 1 3: 10 scenarios with math questionsPage 4: directions and answers for instructorsSkills encouraged in this activity: problem solving, mathematics, money smarts.Created by Christine Meunier
There are some words in the horse industry that relate specifically to breeding . Below is a glossary of horse breeding terms to help aid understanding and use as a reference point. There is an associated mix and match activity to go with it.Pages 1 - 6: Alphabetical list of terms and definitionsPage 6: Teacher instructionsSkills encouraged in this activity: knowledge and spelling of terminology commonly found in the horse breeding industry.Created by Christine Meunier
Horses For Heroes / Established by NARHA, the North American Riding for the Handicapped Assoc., located in Denver, CO. Horses for Heroes is a nationwide program for Amer's wounded service personnel & veterans.
The breeding cycle of the mare is explained with signs of her being in season and out of season detailed. Key breeding terminology is also explored.Pages 1 and 2: photos of a mare teasing; key breeding terminology and the mare's cycle explainedPage 3: breeding questions for students; multiple choice and short answerPage 4: teacher's notes with answersCreated by Christine Meunier