ERIC Number: ED205795
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
This instructional unit is one of 10 developed by students on various energy-related areas that deals specifically with insulation. Its objective is for the student to be able to determine insulation needs of new or existing structures, select type to use, use installation techniques, calculate costs, and apply safety factors. Some topics covered are basics of heat energy, insulating effectiveness, types of insulation materials, areas of building most frequently insulated, estimating insulation amounts, and selecting a reliable insulating contractor. Material in each unit may include some or all of the following: terminal and specific objectives, list of references, information sheet with terms and definitions, informative materials, transparency masters, assignment sheet(s), and unit test with answers. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Conservation Education, Cost Estimates, Energy, Energy Conservation, Facility Improvement, Heating, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Student Developed Materials, Tests, Transparencies, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Kansas Vocational Curriculum Dissemination Center, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS 66762 ($2.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Pittsburg State Univ., KS. Kansas Vocational Curriculum and Research Center.