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ERIC Number: ED157712
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 137
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Elementary School Aerospace Activities: A Resource for Teachers.
Kopp, O. W.; And Others
This publication is designed for use by elementary school teachers when introducing aerospace developments into classroom programs. Its materials, prepared at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, are grouped into ten sections: (1) earth characteristics that affect flight; (2) flight in the atmosphere; (3) rockets; (4) technological advances; (5) unmanned earth satellites; (6) unmanned exploration of the solar system; (7) life-support systems; (8) astronauts; (9) man in space; and (10) projections. Each section includes an outline followed by activities suggested to correlate with the outline. Each activity is geared for the appropriate age level, 5-7, 8-9, 10-11. Suggestions for research topics are listed. The metric system of measurement is used throughout. A bibliography of selected printed materials is included at the end of each section. A complete list of these printed and audiovisual materials is placed at the end of the handbook. In addition to this bibliography, a teacher resource list is presented. Addresses of publishers, producers, and distributers, and a glossary of some aerospace terms are also included at the end of the publication. (Author/HM)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 033-000-00693-4; $3.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Lincoln.