ERIC Number: ED210529
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Low Energy Technology. A Unit of Instruction in Housing and Home Environment. Home Energy Usage and Conservation.
Beaulieu, Barbara; And Others
This unit of instruction on home energy usage and conservation was designed for use by home economics teachers in Florida high schools and by home economics extension agents as they work with their clientele. It is one of a series of 11 instructional units (see note) written to help teachers and agents to educate their students and clients about the problems of energy shortages and strategies for energy conservation and management. Topics covered in this unit include major uses of energy in the home; energy waste; energy audits; low cost energy conservation practices; and methods of reducing costs for air conditioning, heating, water heating, cooking, lighting, and doing laundry. The unit contains student performance objectives, content information, teaching-learning activities, student handouts, transparency masters, and evaluation instruments. (KC)
Descriptors: Air Conditioning, Behavioral Objectives, Conservation Education, Course Content, Curriculum Guides, Depleted Resources, Energy Conservation, Extension Education, Family Environment, Fuel Consumption, Heating, Home Economics, Home Management, Housing, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Lighting, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, Test Items, Transparencies
Instructional Materials Service, University of Florida, 101 Rolfs Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611 ($1.20).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Univ., Gainesville. Inst. of Food and Agricultural Sciences.
Identifiers: Energy Consumption; Energy Requirements; Florida
Note: For related documents see CE 030 819-829.