ERIC Number: ED049026
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Environmental Education Objectives and Field Activities, Third Edition.
Major, James M.; Cissell, Charles A.
Contained in this teacher's guide are educational objectives and numerous field activity suggestions for environmental education. Part one deals with the total environmental education program, primarily developed for fifth grade students, but adaptable to any level, age six to adult. Sample objectives of an environmental education program, general educational objectives, school objectives, and subject areas of study objectives are outlined in addition to a suggested instructional approach and philosophy of environmental education. Part two describes 86 field activities developed for elementary students using the Youth Activity Station, Land Between the Lakes, Kentucky. These are in the areas of life science, earth science, astronomy, weather, conservation, pollution, social science, and language arts. A bibliography, sample program schedule, checklists, and section on writing behavioral objectives are also included. This work was prepared under an ESEA Title III contract. (BL)
Descriptors: Curriculum Enrichment, Environmental Education, Field Instruction, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Natural Resources, Objectives, Outdoor Education, Teaching Guides
Paducah Public Schools, 10th and Clark Streets, Paducah, Ky. 42001 ($2.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Paducah Independent School District, KY.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title III