ERIC Number: ED197996
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Reference Count: 0
What Is Energy? Easy Energy Reader, Book I.
Information Planning Associates, Inc., Rockville, MD.
Presented is the first in a series of four books on energy designed for the junior high school language arts curriculum. Each of the 10 articles included is scored for readability according to the Gunning Fog Index. By referring to these ratings, a teacher can provide students with increasingly more challenging reading material. Among these articles, all of which deal with basic energy concepts, are: (1) Carrying Energy from Place to Place, (2) How Energy is Lost, and (3) Energy Circulates. Also contained are a glossary and list of related readings. (WB)
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Energy, Environmental Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Junior High Schools, Reading Materials, Science Education, Scientific Concepts
Department of Energy, Technical Information Center, P.O. Box 62, Oak Ridge, TN 37830 (free).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Energy, Washington, DC. Office of Consumer Affairs.
Authoring Institution: Information Planning Associates, Inc., Rockville, MD.
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