ERIC Number: ED205374
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Handle With Care: An Air Pollution Module for Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Grade Teachers of Health Education, Science, and Other Subject Areas.
Presented is a module on air pollution for sixth through eighth graders. Six subsections address the many aspects of air and air pollution: (1) sensory awareness, (2) the nature of the atmosphere, (3) air pollution's effects on health and property, (4) values conflicts, (5) air quality control, and (6) individual responsibility. Learning strategies used range from values clarification and group discussion to observation, individual project work, and teacher demonstrations. Each subsection is organized as a teaching unit plan which includes objectives, a materials list, activities, and evaluation materials. Supplementary activities and a list of teaching resources are appended. (WB)
Descriptors: Air Pollution, Earth Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Health Education, Pollution, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary School Science, Social Studies, Values Clarification
American Lung Association, San Jacinto Area, 2901 West Dallas, Houston, TX 77019 (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Lung Association, Houston, TX.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to colored print throughout entire document.