ERIC Number: ED072956
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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Well-Being, Teacher's Edition. Probing the Natural World/3.
Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Dept. of Science Education.; General Learning Corp., Morristown, NJ.
The teacher's edition for the Intermediate Science Curriculum Study Level III unit entitled "Well-Being" provides instructions for teachers. The main thrust of this unit is on examining some principles of human physiology and how these are affected by various substances. A brief introduction dealing with concepts of food, smoking, alcohol, and other drugs as related to human physiology is given in the beginning. Various chapters included in the unit are "Take It Off;""Where There's Smoke, There's Fire;""Chemicals and Your Body;""You're Down Before You're Up;""Wake Up and See Things;" and "Should it be Against the Law." Detailed instructions for teachers are provided for each chapter separately. In addition, instructions are included for eleven "excursion" activities which are based on each chapter in the unit. Specific instructions for equipment, preparation, and precautions are included at appropriate places. (PS)
Descriptors: Biological Sciences, Curriculum Guides, Human Body, Instructional Materials, Junior High School Students, Science Course Improvement Projects, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Teaching Guides
Intermediate Science Curriculum Study, Silver Burdett Company, Morristown, N.J. 07960 (no price quoted)
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Sponsor: National Center for Educational Research and Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Elementary and Secondary Research.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Dept. of Science Education.; General Learning Corp., Morristown, NJ.