ERIC Number: ED243664
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jul-25
Reference Count: N/A
High School Environmental Science Course Guide.
Donovan, Edward P.; Korman, Barbara
A course in environmental science was developed to increase course options for students of all abilities and interest levels. Major topic areas of the course include: introduction to ecological principles and ecosystems; extinction of species; human population dynamics; agricultural systems and pest control; air quality; water quality; solid waste; energy and the environment; and noise pollution. This document provides (1) the philosophy of the course; (2) the course description; (3) the course outline; (4) a list of subject proficiency requirements arranged by major topic areas; (5) a table correlating these proficiences with course scope and sequence, instructional activities, and evaluation methods; (6) a list of procedures for course evaluation and review; (8) a course evaluation form; and (9) lists of instructional materials and equipment. Also included are a list of the educational goals of the Moorestown Public School District and a statement of the philosophy of this district's high school science department. (JN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Moorestown Public Schools, NJ.