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ERIC Number: ED090031
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Pages: 22
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Ecology of Terrestrial Species of South Florida, Science (Experimental): 5365.62.
Basnett, Fred D.
This unit of instruction is designed for the student interested in understanding the actions and interactions of plants and animals located in the South Florida environment and its many unique features such as the everglades and the seashore. It presents an in-depth study of a hardwood hammock, pine and palmetto community, sea strand community, and a grassland prairie. Limiting factors and research techniques are also examined. The booklet lists the relevant state-adopted texts and states the performance objectives for the unit. It provides an outline of the course content and suggests experiments, guest speakers, field trips, and topics for student projects, discussion questions and reports. Also listed are relevant films and filmstrips available from the Dade County Audiovisual Center. Reference books and other course materials are recommended, and a master sheet is provided relating each suggested activity to the specific performance objectives. (JR)
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Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.