ERIC Number: ED040084
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1967-Jul
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Fernbank Science Center Forest Teacher's Guide-1967.
Cherry, Jim; And Others
This guide is designed primarily to familiarize teachers with the types of programs available through the Fernback Science Center. Instructional programs involving the use of the Fernbank Forest are outlined. Programs for secondary students include Plant Taxonomy, Field Ecology, Winter Taxonomy of Plants, and Climax Forest Succession. Elementary programs include Field Ecology, Plant Taxonomy, Ornithology, and Conservation. Listed are topics covered in the programs and concepts developed. References are given for the secondary programs and background information for the elementary programs. Appended are booklists for elementary schildren and teachers, a list of representative plants of Fernbank Forest, a classification of birds in Fernbank Forest, and supplementary references. This work was prepared under an ESEA Title III contract. (EB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: DeKalb County Board of Education, Decatur, GA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III