ERIC Number: ED210532
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Low Energy Technology. A Unit of Instruction in Housing and Home Environment. Electrical Energy Usage.
Beaulieu, Barbara; And Others
This unit of instruction on electrical energy usage in the home 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 reading an electrical meter, computing the kilowatt hour usage of household appliances, determining the cost of operating household appliances, and selecting the most energy-efficient appliances by reading energy efficiency labels. The unit contains student performance objectives, content information, teaching-learning activities, student handouts, transparency masters, and evaluation instruments. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Conservation Education, Consumer Education, Course Content, Curriculum Guides, Electrical Appliances, Electricity, Energy Conservation, Extension Education, Family Environment, Fuel Consumption, Home Economics, Home Management, Housing, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, Test Items, Transparencies
Instructional Materials Service, University of Florida, 101 Rolfs Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611 ($1.50).
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; Florida
Note: For related documents see CE 030 819-829.