ERIC Number: ED224685
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Energy 80 for the 1981-82 School Year. [Student Handbook].
Enterprise for Education, Santa Monica, CA.
Energy 80 is a booklet of energy topics for junior/high/middle school students. The topics are presented in 16 short sections (spreads). Topics include: energy forms; energy rules; solar energy; food energy; origin of fossil fuels; coal; oil and gas production and consumption; nuclear fission; renewable energy sources; history of United States energy; energy production and consumption (in flow chart format); investing in energy; buying energy abroad; saving energy at home; energy and happiness; and conservation in business and industry. Colorful drawings are provided to illustrate the energy topics and concepts discussed in each section. A list of questions to answer (suggesting that the questions be answered on a separate piece of paper) is included in the first page of the booklet. It is indicated in the teachers' guide designed for use with this booklet that although designed for junior high/middle schools students in science and social studies classes, the booklet was found suitable for use in upper grades and, to a lesser extent, in upper elementary grades. (JN)
Descriptors: Coal, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Fuels, Junior High Schools, Nuclear Energy, Power Technology, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Social Studies, Solar Radiation, Utilities
Enterprise for Education, Suite 2134, 10960 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Enterprise for Education, Santa Monica, CA.