ERIC Number: ED144799
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Environmental Encounter: Decision Making for the Built and Natural Environment. Prepublication Edition.
Pratt, Joanne H.; And Others
Described is a course or workshop designed to sensitize individuals to their roles as participants in the natural and man-made environment. The course can be used as a college course for pre-professional or general training, as a pre-service or in-service course for teachers, or as a workshop for adults. The learning experiences included in this document are adaptable for high school. The document itself contains the goals and purposes of the course, as well as a discussion of the conceptual strands that underly the teaching strategies. Each lesson includes the objectives of the lesson, the author's point of view, a listing of needed materials, a selection of learning experiences, a sharing of experiences, an objectives check list, further explorations, and a listing of resource materials. The 26 lessons are grouped into six major themes: (1) Orientation; (2) Reception and Organization of Sensory Data; (3) Examples of Order in the Environment; (4) Man in Community; (5) Choices Between Individual and Group Needs; and (6) Synthesis. (MA)
Descriptors: Decision Making, Environmental Education, Higher Education, Inservice Education, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Science Education, Secondary Education, Teacher Workshops
Allied Professionals Educational Consulting Services, P.O. Box 19647, Dallas, Texas 75219 ($15.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Allied Professionals Educational Consulting Services, Dallas, TX.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions; Contains occasional light and broken type