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Principles of Floral Design: An Illustrated Guide

By: Pat Diehl Scace and James M. DelPrince
ISBN: 978-1-61960-889-4
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2015
Subject: Floral Design
Description
Principles of Floral Design: An Illustrated Guide provides an introduction to the hands-on skills and theory required for career success in addition to the artistic aspect of floral arrangement. This heavily illustrated text acquaints future floral designers with design principles and elements along with the floriculture industry and its careers. It presents the various types of products used in floral design, before progressing into common floral applications and events. This text is also appropriate for students enrolling in the course for fine arts elective credit.
  • Step-by-step procedures provide clear instruction to develop students' floral design skills using low-cost and commonly available materials.
  • Extensive flower and foliage glossaries include cross-references to both the common and the botanical names in addition to other helpful information.
  • End-of-chapter features, including Activities, Critical Thinking, STEM Activities and Communicating About Floral Design, provide students with the opportunity to connect floral design content to career and college readiness skills.
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Text 624 978-1-61960-889-4 $99.96
Principles of Floral Design: An Illustrated Guide provides an introduction to the hands-on skills and theory required for career success in addition to the artistic aspect of floral arrangement. This heavily illustrated text acquaints future floral designers with design principles and elements along with the floriculture industry and its careers. It presents the various types of products used in floral design, before progressing into common floral applications and events. This text is also appropriate for students enrolling in the course for fine arts elective credit.
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Online Student Center, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-61960-893-1 $114.96
The Online Student Center for Principles of Floral Design: An Illustrated Guide offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Companion Website
Activities that correspond to textbook content are readily available on this special website that provides a means of attracting student attention while increasing comprehension and retention of key concepts. Vocabulary games, e-flash cards, and interactive quizzes are examples of the included content. The option to print or e-mail answers promotes easy grading.

Mobile Website
With many students having smartphones and tablets, they can now study outside of the classroom or home. The special mobile format allows students to quiz themselves using e-flash cards and assess their learning with self-assessment quizzes.

Online Student Workbook
This is an exact reproduction of the printed workbook with features that provide options to meet classroom needs. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.
Bundle (Text + Online Student Center, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-61960-894-8 $149.96
Bundle includes a copy of the Student Textbook and Online Student Center 6yr. Classroom Subscription. Minimum quantity of 15 must be purchased.
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63563-017-6 $57.00 *
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CONTENT
  • Online Textbook
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Matching Activities
  • Vocabulary Games
  • 17 Drag-and-Drop Activities
  • Review Questions
  • Self-Assessment Quizzes
  • Online Workbook (with digital form fields)
INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES
  • Online Instructor's Resources provide access to the instructor support materials used most, all in one convenient location. Resources include Instructor Materials, Chapter Resources, QTI files, and ExamView Assessment Suite Software with Test Banks.
Workbook 88 978-1-61960-895-5 $22.00
Designed to help students review content, apply knowledge, and develop critical-thinking skills. A wide variety of activities are provided for various learning styles. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Bundle (Text + Workbook) 978-1-61960-896-2 $115.84
Bundle contains copy of the Printed Textbook and Workbook.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-898-6 $266.64 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Materials. An introduction and overview of the teaching material. Files are in PDF format.
  • Answer Keys. Keys in PDF format.
  • Lesson Plans. Customizable daily Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
  • Reproducible Activities. Printable instructional materials provided in PDF format.


System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7/8, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), allow active content, Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 790 test questions 978-1-61960-899-3 $248.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 18 test banks with a total of 790 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® XP SP or later; Intel® Pentium® IV Processor 1GHz or higher (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 500 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction® student response system);
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.6 or later; Intel® Processor 1GHz or higher; 32-bit Kernel and Extensions; 512 MB RAM; 300 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction® student response system);
*Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License 1010 slides 978-1-61960-900-6 $244.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 18 chapters, comprising over 1010 slides of instructional material. The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7/8, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-705-5 $128.00 *
Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-61960-892-4 $528.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom support materials used most, all in one convenient location. Included are the contents of the Resource CD in addition to Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® and ExamView® Assessment Suite.
Mobile Companion Website       View Site
Companion Website       View Site
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Table of Contents
1. Careers in Floriculture
2. History of Floral Design
3. Containers, Tools, Mechanics, and Safe Work Practices
4. Plant Structures and Functions
5. Postharvest Processing, Conditioning, and Storage
6. Principles of Design
7. Elements of Design
8. Flower Selection
9. Foliage Selection
10. Types of Floral Design
11. Site Assessment and Theme Development
12. Flowers to Wear and Carry
13. Wedding Flowers
14. Designing for Special Occasions and Holidays
15. Sympathy Flowers
16. Permanent Botanicals
17. Maintaining and Decorating Potted Arrangements
18. Floriculture Marketing, Pricing, and Sales
Look Inside
Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Floral Design)
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Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Floral Design)
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Chapter 10 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Floral Design)
Presentations for PowerPoint
PPS
Chapter 1 (PPS, 4.51 MB)
PPS
Chapter 10 (PPS, 4.59 MB)
Mobile Companion Website
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View Mobile Site (m.g-wlearning.com, Floral Design)
Companion Website
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View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Floral Design)
Correlations
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Texas
PDF
Floral Design (PDF, 616 KB)