ERIC Number: ED154999
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Energy Activities for Junior High Science.
Beaver, David; And Others
This document is a collection of six energy education activities for junior high school science. Its purpose is to help promote knowledge about energy, provide laboratory experiences, provoke inquiry, and relate energy to society through the science curriculum. The six activities are designed to take one to three class periods. Two of the activities have activity options included. Each activity provides some background information, an activity description including a materials list, evaluation questions, and a resources list. Several activities also include student worksheets. Activity titles are: (1) Star Power; (2) Energy: Wha(tt) Is It?; (3) Rube's In(nova)tion; (4) Killerwatts; (5) Sc/avenging Energy; and (6) What If...? The skills that the activities are intended to teach include hypothesis formation, collecting and analyzing data, observation and inference, decision making, chart and table reading, and the application of science to other areas of life. (MR)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota State Energy Agency, St. Paul.; Minnesota State Dept. of Education, St. Paul.
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