ERIC Number: ED170152
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Earthwatch: Designing Environmental Education into the Curriculum. Volume II, Grades 6-8.
Schaefer, Larry, Ed.; Hungerford, Nancy, Ed.
The environmental education activities package for grades 6-8 contains activities in the following curriculum areas: (1) social science; (2) science; (3) language arts; and (4) mathematics. The activities are divided into seven sections based on seven environmental topics: (1) ecosystems; (2) population; (3) energy and resources; (4) economics, technology and culture; (5) environmental quality; (6) environmental policy; and (7) environmental ethics. Each activity gives the curriculum topic, the environmental topic, a list of skills exercised in the activity, the subject, grade level, the location necessary to carry out the activity, the author, the objective, background information for the teacher, materials, a vocabulary list, and some related activities and resources. (BB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Environmental Education.; Connecticut State Dept. of Environmental Protection, Hartford.
Authoring Institution: Area Cooperative Educational Services, New Haven, CT. Environmental Education Center.
Note: For related document, see SE 027 629; Contains occasional light and broken type; Pages 456-458 and 480-481 removed due to copyright restrictions