ERIC Number: ED113216
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Environmental Problems of the United States, Teacher's Guide. Environmental Education Unit, Eleventh Grade American History.
Little Rock School District, AR.
Part of a sequential series of curriculum units in environmental education for grades 4 through 12, this curriculum guide focuses on environmental problems in the United States for eleventh grade students. This unit is designed to make the student aware of how the problems of the past become critical problems of the present. Activities foster an examination of population, technology, pollution, environmental careers, and involvement in an urban encounter field trip. The unit includes an overview, major concepts, behavioral objectives, a daily schedule, lesson plans for classroom activities and the field trip, career opportunities in environmental education, pretest and posttest, and student and teacher evaluation. The unit is three weeks long, multidisciplinary in nature, and structured around student-centered activities in which emphasis is placed upon the study of the local environment. (Author/JR)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, Ecology, Environmental Education, Grade 11, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Local Issues, Minicourses, Pollution, Population Education, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Student Centered Curriculum, Teaching Methods, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Little Rock School District, AR.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III