ERIC Number: ED033051
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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A Guide for Teaching Conservation Education in the Schools of Louisiana; Soil and Water Section. (Revision)
Ware, George; McCollum, Howard P.
This publication is a revised edition of the teachers guide for teaching soil and water conservation in the elementary and junior high schools of Louisiana. The format of the guide includes a statement of concept, followed by discussion of the concept, suggested activities, and possible outcomes. There is a glossary of terms and a section that includes a brief description of the major land resource areas in Louisiana. The concepts included, in their suggested teaching sequence, are: the importance of soil as a resource, the formation and make-up of soil, types of soil, soil losses and deterioration, the essential nature of water, water as a renewable source, floods, pollution, water as a source of recreation, and conservation of soil and water. (BR)
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Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.