ERIC Number: ED197998
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Reference Count: 0
Energy: What Can We Do Right Now? Easy Energy Reader, Book III.
Information Planning Associates, Inc., Rockville, MD.
Highlighted in this collection of five articles on the nation's energy problems are the viewpoints of black people, environmentalists, consumers, and utility executives. Also included is a group of statements to help the reader develop a personal energy policy. Intended for junior high school language arts classes, this is the third in a series of four books on energy. Each article is rated for readability according to the Gunning Fog Index. By referring to these scores, a teacher can provide students with increasingly more challenging reading material. An energy glossary and list of related readings follow the articles. (WB)
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Energy, Environmental Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Junior High Schools, Opinions, Reading Materials, Science Education, Social Studies
Department of Energy, Technical Information Center, P.O. Box 62, Oak Ridge, TN 37830 (free).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Opinion Papers
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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