ERIC Number: ED253413
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Conservation Seeds Activities Book. An Early Childhood Conservation Education Program.
This activities book is used with an early childhood conservation education program. The activities are presented in four color-coded sections, each section representing one of the four seasons. Each activity includes a statement of purpose, list of materials needed, instructional strategies, and a list of supplementary activities. In addition to a table of contents, an index is provided to enable teachers to find activities by topics that are applicable to more than one season. Subject areas in this index are: animals; birds; food chains; hibernation; harvest; insects and spiders; land use; pioneers; plants; pollution; seeds; soil; trees; and weather. The program includes a set of posters (one for each season), with directions for their use provided in this book. The program also includes pictures of 24 Missouri animals and four different habitat types in four seasons. Program resources (including a list of children's books) and introductory comments are included. (JN)
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Conservation (Environment), Early Childhood Education, Learning Activities
Education Section, Missouri Dept. of Conservation, P.O. Box 180, Jefferson City, MO 65102.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Missouri State Dept. of Conservation, Jefferson City. Conservation Education Unit.
Note: The posters and animal and habitat cards referenced in this document have not been included for filming by EDRS.