ERIC Number: ED253418
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Our Great Lakes Connection. A Curriculum Guide for Grades Kindergarten through Eight.
Entine, Lynn; Fisher, Ellen, Ed.
Presented are 24 activities which focus on various topics related to the Great Lakes. These activities, suitable for students in kindergarten through grade 8, are designed to fit into existing geography, science, language arts, drama, history, social studies, and economics curricula. In addition to providing information about the Great Lakes, the activities are intended to help students develop their observational, creative, inquiry, analytical, and problem-solving skills. Each activity includes: (1) background information; (2) recommended grade level(s); (3) recommended subject area(s); (4) procedures; (5) extension activities; and (6) list of resources. Student materials (such as worksheets and game sheets) are included when applicable. (JN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Joyce Foundation, Chicago, IL.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Univ. Extension. Environmental Resources Center.
Identifiers: Great Lakes
Note: Also sponsored by the Wisconsin Coastal Management Program.