ERIC Number: ED173082
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Oct
Investigating Your Environment: Teaching Materials for Environmental Education. October 1978 Edition.
Forest Service (USDA), Washington, DC.
Included are seven lesson plans for secondary school students: (1) soil investigations; (2) water investigations; (3) forest investigations; (4) investigating some animals and their environment; (5) a land use simulation; (6) investigating the human community; and (7) developing environmental investigations. Each lesson plan has seven components: (1) suggestions for setting the stage; (2) individual or group activities; (3) task cards for activities; (4) charts and tables for data interpretation; (5) suggested questions and discussion points; (6) anticipated behavioral outcomes; and (7) a list of equipment needs. (RE)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Environmental Education, Forestry, Instructional Materials, Land Use, Natural Resources, Pollution, Science Education, Secondary Education, Sociology, Soil Science, Teaching Guides, Water Pollution, Wildlife Management
U.S.D.A. Forest Service, P.O. Box 2417, Room 3233, Washington, D.C. 20013 (free)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Forest Service (USDA), Washington, DC.
Note: For related document, see ED 135 656; Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document