ERIC Number: ED159022
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Award Winning Energy Education Activities for Elementary and High School Teachers.
Carey, Helen H., Ed.
This publication contains descriptions of the winning entries to the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Teacher Participation Contest conducted in 1976. This was a nationwide contest for the design of activities around energy themes at any grade level, K-12. The ten winning entries described here are: (1) Energy Units for Primary Grades; (2) Aluminum Recycling Experiment; (3) Energy in Art and Energy is All Around Us; (4) Black Gold; (5) Energy, Economy, Education; (6) Local Investigation in Container Use; (7) Kill A Watt; (8) Idea: Designing an Energy-Efficiency House; (9) Solar Heating and Cooling; and (10) Living with Wind Power. Many of these winners are designed for the senior high school. Each one has included a brief summary of what the activity teaches, what the students do, and how the activity might fit into the existing curriculum. (MR)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Energy, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Heating, Instructional Materials, Science Activities, Science Education, Solar Radiation
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Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Energy Research and Development Administration, Oak Ridge, TN.
Authoring Institution: National Science Teachers Association, Washington, DC.
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