ERIC Number: ED170573
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Marine Science Careers for the Junior High School Student.
Spencer, Barbara G.
Designed for junior high school students, this curriculum on marine science careers contains instructional materials on oceanography and related careers suitable for individualized study. The curriculum is organized into a study-direction book (included in this document) and a separate answer-response book (see CE 010 396). The text is divided into the following eleven chapters: (1) Global Landmarks; (2) The Navigator; (3) Charting the "Hidden Lands"; (4) Charting the Water's Flow; (5) Marine Careers; (6) What is the Ocean's Greatest Natural Resource?; (7) What Life is there in the Ocean? (8) A Field Trip to Sandy Hook, New Jersey; (9) Investigation of Field-Trip Specimens; (10) There Are Decisions to Be Made; and (11) Art from the Sea and Beach. Short quizzes are at the end of each chapter for the student's self-evaluation. Each chapter also includes objectives, equipment needed, references, resource materials, content information, learning activities, and questions to ponder. The following information is appended: colleges and universities offering training in oceanography; addresses of professional and trade organizations concerned with marine science; and addresses of related government offices. (BM)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Curriculum, Educational Objectives, Individualized Instruction, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Marine Biology, Occupational Information, Oceanography, Resources
New Jersey Vocational-Technical Curriculum Laboratory, Building 4103--Kilmer Campus, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 (student manual and workbook, $4.75, plus postage)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ. Curriculum Lab.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey