ERIC Number: ED215863
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Energy Use and the Environment. Concepts & Activities for the Classroom: Secondary Social Studies Module.
Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.
As part of a comprehensive, interdisciplinary environmental education program for elementary and secondary education in Hawaii, this teaching guide provides a variety of energy education activities for secondary social studies. An extensive introduction outlines the total program and how it fits into the general education program. It explains how to use the teaching guide which is organized around 15 core themes: energy fundamentals, evolution of energy, energy today, conservation, human dimensions, alternatives, storage and transmission systems, environmental and ecological considerations, cost, energy versus population versus food, interdependence, self-sufficiency, appropriate technology, and future perspectives. Background information is provided for each theme with related objectives and concepts. In addition, a list of activities and vocabulary is given. Some of the suggested activities are presented in an elaborate form indicating subject, grade, themes, objectives, concepts, competencies, other related objectives, materials, and activity with follow-up procedures. A bibliography concludes the manual. (DC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.
Identifiers: Energy Education; Hawaii
Note: Contains colored pages which may not reproduce well.