ERIC Number: ED041739
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Aerospace-Related Life Science Concepts for Use in Life Science Classes Grades 7-12.
Williams, Mary H.; Rademacher, Jean
The purpose of this guide is to provide the teacher of secondary school life science classes with resource materials for activities to familiarize students with recent discoveries in bioastronautics. Each section introduces a life science concept and a related aerospace concept, gives background information, suggested activities, and an annotated list of resource materials. Topics covered are: Closed Ecological Systems, Atmosphere of Spacecraft, Water Supply, Nutrition, Radiation, Temperature, Waste Management, Personal Hygiene, Eye, Ear, Weightlessness, Sleep, Medical Research, and Extraterrestrial Life. General lists of resource books, films, and other media are included, together with addresses of distributors and publishers. This work was prepared under an ESEA Title III contract. [Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original copy.] (EB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Lincoln Public Schools, NE.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title III