ERIC Number: ED179395
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Basic Teaching Units, BTU's on Energy. Nebraska Energy Conservation Plan.
Lay, Gary A., Ed.; McCurdy, Donald, Ed.
This collection of 21 teaching units is designed for use in energy education within various disciplines of the secondary curriculum. Each unit is designed to stand alone. Suggested teaching times range from five to fifteen days. No particular order of presentation is implied. Each unit is organized as follows: abstract, recommended level, time required, teaching strategies, advance preparation, goals and objectives, daily lessons recommended, evaluation suggestions, and bibliography. Units that require handouts or transparencies include duplication masters. Teachers are encouraged to modify the units. Topics include scientific principles of energy; historical, present and future energy sources; economics; and solar energy. (RE)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Curriculum, Energy, Energy Conservation, Fuel Consumption, Fuels, Home Economics, Industrial Arts, Interdisciplinary Approach, Natural Resources, Petroleum Industry, Physics, Science Education, Secondary Education, Solar Radiation, Vocational Education
Nebraska State Energy Office, 301 South Centennial Mall, 4th Floor, P.O. Box 95085, Lincoln, NE 68509 (no price quoted)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nebraska State Energy Office, Lincoln.
Identifiers: Energy Education
Note: Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document; Appendix 6, pages VII-53 through VII-58 and XIV-27 removed due to copyright restrictions