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ERIC Number: ED154996
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Energy and Education: Teaching Alternatives.
Posthuma, Fredrick E., Ed.
This publication is a collection of energy education articles for the classroom teacher. Most of these articles suggest energy education activities and projects that may be used as is or modified to fit classroom conditions. Two energy mini-units are included as well as a collection of energy lesson plans. Contents include: (1) Teaching About the Nuclear Power Controversy by Simulation; (2) Our School-Made Solar Project; (3) Six Ways to Reduce Energy Consumption; (4) Leisure and the Energy Crisis; (5) Some Guidelines for Energy Programs; (6) Energy Teaching Centers; (7) Which Source of Energy is Best for Heating My Community?; (8) Energy and Its Natural Sources; and (9) Energy Resource List. Many of the articles also include student or teacher resource lists as well as activity suggestions and informative texts. A rationale for energy education is presented in the first article. Brief descriptions of each article are also included. (CS)
Descriptors: Activity Units, Conservation Education, Energy, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Experiential Learning, Interdisciplinary Approach, Lesson Plans, Natural Resources, Science Activities, Simulation
National Education Association, 1201 Sixteenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (Stock No., paper 1492-8-00, no price quoted)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.