ERIC Number: ED225878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Energy 83. Revised and Expanded.
Lord, John, Ed.
Energy 80 is an energy education program for middle/junior high school students. This document is a booklet of energy topics designed for student use in the program. Topics considered in this booklet include: forms of energy; energy rules; solar energy; food energy; fossil fuels; coal; oil and gas production and consumption; nuclear fission; renewable energy sources; history of United States energy; energy production and consumption (in flowchart format); investing in energy; buying energy abroad; saving energy at home; climate and comfort; energy conservation techniques; insulation; home energy heating sources; energy and happiness; and energy conservation in business and industry. Colorful drawings are provided to illustrate the energy topics and concepts discussed in each section. Several review sections and a list of questions to answer at the beginning of the booklet are also included. Although designed for junior/middle school students in science and social studies classes, the booklet and other materials in the program can be used in high school classes and in upper elementary grades. (JN)
Descriptors: Coal, Economics, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Fuels, Junior High Schools, Natural Resources, Nuclear Energy, Power Technology, Secondary School Science, Social Studies, Solar Radiation, Utilities
Enterprise for Education, 1320A Santa Monica Mall, Suite 205, Santa Monica, CA 90401 ($1.25).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Enterprise for Education, Santa Monica, CA.
Identifiers: Energy Education
Note: For related documents, see ED 224 685 and SE 040 701-704.