ERIC Number: ED364424
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Blue Sky Below My Feet. Adventures in Space Technology, Forces, Fibers, Foods. 4-H Leader/Teacher Handbook.
Manholt, Donna; And Others
This teaching guide for 4th through 6th grade classes integrates science, language arts, and math concepts into ready-to-use space and space technology lessons. Significant learning outcomes for this curriculum are linked to Ohio's educational objectives for science in an at-a-glance curriculum matrix. A summary of the significant 4-H life skills addressed within this curriculum is also provided. This curriculum is organized around three distinct units of study, Forces, Fibers, and Foods, linking space age technology to the everyday interests of students. Activity sheets and a pre/post test are included for these topics. (PR)
Descriptors: Food, Force, Integrated Activities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intermediate Grades, Language Arts, Mathematics Instruction, Science Activities, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Tests, Scientific Concepts, Space Exploration, Space Sciences, Teaching Guides, Technology Education
Ohio 4-H, Ohio State University Extension, 2120 Fyffe Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1010.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Cooperative Extension Service.; National Center for Science Teaching and Learning, Columbus, OH.
Identifiers: Fibers; Space Shuttle; 4 H Programs