ERIC Number: ED167453
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
The Energy Education Bibliography. An Annotated Bibliography of Key Resources for Energy and Conservation Education.
Scherner, Sharon; And Others
The annotated bibliography lists approximately 180 energy and conservation education resources. The bibliography is intended to aid K-12 classroom teachers and curriculum developers identify key resources as they develop and implement energy education programs. Sample topics in the works listed deal with the story of natural gas, living with energy, hints for conserving energy in household heating, tips to protect the environment, principles of wind-powered systems, global food problems, solar energy, energy futures, and the history of coal usage. References include story books, teaching guides, energy education units, multimedia kits, catalogs, notebooks of classroom activities, bibliographies, posters, and photograph collections. Entries are arranged alphabetically by name of agency from which the material is available. Eighty-six agencies are listed, including universities, state departments of education, government agencies, private companies, educational agencies, information clearinghouses, publishers, and boards of education. For each entry, information is presented on name and mailing address of agency from which material is available, author, title, annotation, grade level, number of pages, and price. An index lists individual materials alphabetically by title and suggests the grade level or levels for which the material is appropriate. (DB)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Class Activities, Conservation Education, Conservation (Environment), Curriculum Development, Depleted Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Environmental Influences, Fuels, Futures (of Society), Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Natural Resources, Reference Materials, Resources, Social Studies, Solar Radiation
Energy and Man's Environment, 0224 S.W. Hamilton, No. 301, Portland, Oregon 97201 ($4.00, paper cover)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Energy and Man's Environment, Inc., Portland, OR.
Note: For related documents, see SO 011 523-529