ERIC Number: ED162892
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching About the Energy Crisis in Grades K-12.
Herstik, Lawrence; Burnett, Judith
This publication is a K-12 curriculum guide for multidisciplinary energy education. These materials present activity ideas for various energy education themes for each grade level and for science, home economics, and health and physical education classes. Sections include: (1) Overview; (2) K-12 Social Studies Themes Related to the Energy Crisis; (3) Themes and Activities in Science, Home Economics, and Health and Physical Education; (4) Suggested Activities and Lessons; (6) Selected Bibliography; and (7) Films. Activities and lessons include: (1) cartoon interpretation; (2) graph lessons; (3) reading skill exercises; (4) case studies and role playing; (5) classroom discussions; and (6) individual and group student investigation ideas. These materials, which are in the developmental stage, were written for use by teachers in New York City but can be used elsewhere. (MR)
Descriptors: Activities, Bibliographies, Curriculum Guides, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Health Education, Home Economics, Instructional Materials, Science Education, Social Studies
U.S. Office of Education, Energy and Education Action Center, Reporters Building, Room 514, 300 7th St., S.W., Washington, D.C. 20202 (on loan)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Div. of Educational Planning and Support.
Identifiers: Energy Education; New York