ERIC Number: ED127111
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Curriculum Resources for Environmental Progress, Vol. 1: Curriculum Outline and Activities Guide.
Kalamazoo Nature Center, Inc., MI.
This publication is the first volume of curriculum resources published by the Kalamazoo Nature Center. It contains directions for using the curriculum activities guide and suggests ways of implementing the activities in the classroom. Also included is an outline of the material that could be covered in an environmental education program, with appropriate activities. The bulk of the publication is devoted to over 300 pages of learning activities suitable for secondary school students. Each activity provides a short introduction, a listing of materials needed, the procedure, some discussion questions, and a bibliography. Topics covered by the activities include land use, natural resources allocation and depletion, energy use and conservation. Indexes at the end of the guide classify activities according to study topics, subject teaching areas, grade levels, activity titles, and activity numbers. (MA)
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Curriculum Guides, Environmental Education, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Natural Resources, Outdoor Education, Science Education, Secondary Education
ERIC/SMEAN, The Ohio State University, 1200 Chambers Road, 3rd Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43212 (on loan)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Kalamazoo Nature Center, Inc., MI.
Note: For Volume Two, see SE020409