ERIC Number: ED179353
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
Reference Count: 0
The Effect of Lake Erie on Climate, Student Guide and Teacher Guide. OEAGLS Investigation 2.
Meinke, James D.; Kennedy, Beth A.
This guidebook for teachers is accompanied by a student workbook. The investigations are intended to offer students an opportunity to study the effects of air temperature on air density and movement, the circulation of air and how it changes the amount of precipitation in the area around the Great Lakes, and the implications of the "lake effect" for the economy of northern Ohio. Illustrations, maps, data tables, and graphs accompany the written material. (Author/SA)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Instructional Materials, Lesson Plans, Oceanography, Science Activities, Science Course Improvement Projects, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary School Science, Worksheets
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Research Foundation.
Identifiers: Oceanic Education Activ for Great Lakes Schools; Ohio Sea Grant
Note: For related documents, see SE 028 768-774 ; Prepared in collaboration with the Ohio Sea Grant Program