ERIC Number: ED101945
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
[East Syracuse-Minoa Schools Environmental Education Materials, High School Package.]
East Syracuse - Minoa Central Schools, East Syracuse, NY.
This series of four environmental education units is designed for use at the high school level. The first unit, an advanced science and independent study, includes such topics as student requirements, advisor responsibilities, evaluation forms, research report format, a guide to Syracuse University libraries, and research ideas. The second unit, an ecology course, explores biotic interrelationships, air quality, water quality, and other ecology-related problems. Course requirements, a course time table, terminal objectives for each area of study, activities, diagrams, worksheets, tables, and reference materials are included. An environmental biology unit, the third unit, is a three-week unit which explores such topics as populations, communities, ecosystems, biomes, and biosphere. Worksheets, objectives, resources, project suggestions which correlate course text and other curriculum materials are included in the unit. The final unit deals with environmental physics, exploring noise, air pollution, the automobile, the bicycle, aircraft, solid waste, and electric power. Each topic includes activities and/or an information outline and discussion questions or topics. (TK)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Environmental Education.
Authoring Institution: East Syracuse - Minoa Central Schools, East Syracuse, NY.
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