ERIC Number: ED192073
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Energy Conservation in the Home. Performance Based Lesson Plans.
Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery. Home Economics Service.
These ten performance-based lesson plans concentrate on tasks related to energy conservation in the home. They are (1) caulk cracks, holes, and joints; (2) apply weatherstripping to doors and windows; (3) add plastic/solar screen window covering; (4) arrange furniture for saving energy; (5) set heating/cooling thermostat; (6) replace faucet washer; (7) select appliance using energy guide labels; (8) install shower flow control; (9) insulate water heater; and (10) make a draft stopper. Each plan of instruction contains some or all of the following information: task; performance objective; teacher preparation of learner (establish set/motivation); content of lesson, including enabling objectives/content, methods/activities, and resources; summary; criterion-referenced measure; assignment; and transparencies and handouts. (An energy bibliography and list of audiovisual materials available through Alabama Power Residential Energy Advisors are found at the beginning.) (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Consumer Education, Criterion Referenced Tests, Energy Conservation, Equipment Standards, Furniture Arrangement, Home Economics, Home Furnishings, Housing, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery. Home Economics Service.
Identifiers: Alabama; Insulation; Thermostats