ERIC Number: ED103238
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Fish and Water Temperature, An Environmental Investigation.
National Wildlife Federation, Washington, DC.; Minnesota Environmental Sciences Foundation, Inc., Minneapolis.
This environmental unit is one of a series designed for integration within an existing curriculum. The unit is self-contained and requires minimal teacher preparation. The philosophy of this series is based on an experience-oriented process that encourages self-paced independent student work. This particular unit illustrates the interrelationship between living things and their environment. The activities are concerned with the effects of water temperature on fish. Students learn to make observations, collect data, and use graphs to interpret information. The unit is designed for students in grades 4-9. Additional, more sophisticated investigations are included at the end of the materials. Materials, directions, and background information are included for the teacher's convenience. A short bibliography for students and teachers is provided. (MA)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Ichthyology, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Investigations, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Natural Resources, Physiology, Science Education, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, Temperature
National Wildlife Federation, 1412 16th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (Order No. 79070, $1.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Wildlife Federation, Washington, DC.; Minnesota Environmental Sciences Foundation, Inc., Minneapolis.
Note: Related documents are SE 018 514-534