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ERIC Number: ED222350
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: 40
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Big E (Energy). 4-H Member Guide, Unit 2.
Caldwell, William; And Others
This activity and record book is designed for unit 2 (ages 12-14) of the Nebraska 4-H Energy Project. Aims, energy attitudes to be developed, and instructions are provided for each activity. Activities include: (1) a word search of energy-related words (with definitions provided); (2) determining fuel waste; (3) reading electric/gas meters and examining electric/gas consumption; (4) analyzing electric appliances; (5) making home comfortable at lower temperatures (insulation); (6) conducting home energy audits; (7) constructing a model solar collector; (8) making a solar water heater; (9) conserving energy in the kitchen; and (10) monitoring gasoline usage. (Suggestions for giving demonstrations at 4-H Club meetings or in the community are also provided. (JN)
Cooperative Extension Service, University of Nebraska, Ag. Hall, Rm. 116, Lincoln, NE 68583 ($.40 plus postage).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Nebraska State Energy Office, Lincoln.
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Lincoln. Cooperative Extension Service.; Nebraska Univ., Lincoln. Inst. of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
Identifiers: Energy Education; Nebraska; 4 H Clubs
Note: For related documents, see SE 039 396-400.