ERIC Number: ED097222
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
The Farm--Its Function and Future. Environmental Ecological Education Project. Revised.
Parkway School District, Chesterfield, MO.
This unit, designed for use in the primary grades (K-3), focuses on the farm and its functions. The various aspects of farming are discussed from an ecological and environmental point of view through such topics as soil, plants, animals, machinery, production of food, job opportunities, and the future of the farm. There is also a comparison of the farm and the city and the value systems operating in each of the two environments. The unit includes the behavioral objectives and the expected student criteria for evaluation, pretests and posttests for each targeted grade level, suggested methodologies and sequence for teaching each concept, relevant background information, suggested field trips, patterns for student worksheets, a list of appropriate films, and a bibliography for additional teacher resources. (MLB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Parkway School District, Chesterfield, MO.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III