ERIC Number: ED197997
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Reference Count: 0
History of Energy. Easy Energy Reader, Book II.
Information Planning Associates, Inc., Rockville, MD.
Presented are five articles on the history of energy and how it has come to play an important role in people's lives. Designed for the junior high school language arts curriculum, each article 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 are: (1) How Does Energy Contribute to Our Way of Life, and (2) Energy and Doubling Time. Also included are a glossary of energy terms and a list of related readings. This is the second in a series of four books on energy. (WB)
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Energy, Environmental Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Junior High Schools, Reading Materials, Science Education, Social Studies, Technological Advancement
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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