ERIC Number: ED164353
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Shipping, Ships and Waterways: A Marine Education Infusion Unit. Northern New England Marine Education Project.
Maine Univ., Orono. Coll. of Education.
This multidisciplinary unit is designed to increase familiarity with various types of ships and purposes for different varieties of marine vessels. It seeks to increase familiarity with routes of ocean shipping and the effect of ocean conditions such as currents upon shipping route patterns. A discussion treats the uses of various navigation guides such as channel markers and buoys. The unit uses whole class instruction as well as individual projects. Field trip ideas are included. (RE)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD. National Sea Grant Program.
Authoring Institution: Maine Univ., Orono. Coll. of Education.