ERIC Number: ED147286
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
A Guide to Flammable Products and Ignition Sources for Elementary Schools.
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC.
This guide is intended as a resource manual and activity sourcebook for elementary school teachers, librarians, administrators, curriculum planners, and teacher educators for teaching proper methods for selecting, using, maintaining, and disposing of flammable products and ignition sources. Basic product safety messages are developed for matches, space heaters, fabrics, extension and appliance cords, ovens and cooking ranges, fireplaces, flammable liquids, and lighters. Suggested activities include storytelling, role play, puzzles, science experiments, discussion groups, songs, current events, word games, and drawings. Suggestions are made for improving the school library holdings in the field of product safety. A list of thirty-one sources for additional information is appended. (MJB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC.
Note: For related document, see SP 011 891 ; Some charts may not reproduce clearly due to print color