ERIC Number: ED182110
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Environmental Science, Grade 9. Experimental Curriculum Bulletin.
Bernstein, Leonard, Ed.
This is the teacher's guide for the required, interdisciplinary, ninth-year environmental science course for the New York City Schools. One hundred twenty lesson plans, divided into nine units, are presented. Areas of study include the living and non-living environment, ecosystems, population, urban ecology, energy and technology, pollution, and environmental analysis. Individual lessons are conceptualized and process oriented. Each lesson contains enrichment material for investigating areas of interest. Student laboratory worksheets and data sheets are included. The appendices contain suggested field trip sites, student projects, selected student and teacher references, resource organizations, career information, and sources of audio-visual materials. (BT)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Environmental Education, Grade 9, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Urban Schools
Board of Education of the City of New York, Publication Sales Office, 110 Livingston St., Brooklyn, NY 11201 ($6.50, make checks payable to Auditor, Board of Education)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Div. of Curriculum and Instruction.
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