ERIC Number: ED232871
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Hardee County Energy Education Lessons 1982-1983. Teacher-Produced Lessons in Energy for VoTEC, Science, English, and Social Studies Classes.
Allen, Rodney F., Ed.
Energy lessons, activities, and materials for vocational technology, science, English, and social studies classes are presented in this manual. Topic areas addressed in the sections include: (1) introduction to the current energy situation; (2) energy conservation; (3) preparation for energy careers; (4) energy for English classes, focusing on the writing about energy themes and experiences; (5) touring a power generating plant; (6) exploratory vocational lessons in energy; and (7) lessons with "Aunt Energinia." The latter lessons are taught in conjunction with "The Adventures of Aunt Energinia," classroom materials available from the Florida Power Corporation. Objectives, instructional strategies, and student materials (unless otherwise noted) are provided. All lessons presented are consistent with 10 fundamental principles about energy outlined in the introduction to the manual. (JN)
Descriptors: Career Exploration, Energy, Energy Conservation, Energy Occupations, English Curriculum, Learning Activities, Power Technology, Science Activities, Science Education, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Social Studies, Solar Energy, Teacher Developed Materials, Vocational Education, Writing (Composition)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Tri-County Teacher Education Center, Sebring, FL.