ERIC Number: ED289705
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Farm & Food Bytes: Soil and Water Conservation. Teacher's Guide and Student Study Manual.
This kit includes a variety of instructional materials designed to teach language arts, science, mathematics and social studies while integrating soil and water conservation concepts into the intermediate-level classroom. The activities included in the student study manual are intended to be used to: (1) introduce a topic prior to using the courseware provided in the kit; (2) involve students in specific activities while utilizing the computer; and (3) provide a comprehensive review of the topic after the courseware has been used. Each student activity has a corresponding instructional plan which is provided in the teacher's guide, consisting of specific objectives, suggested activities, and teaching strategies. A third section of the kit provides guidelines for the use of the instructional courseware which can be purchased with this kit. Also included are brochures about the kit and a poster which addresses conservation and the water cycle. (TW)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Uses in Education, Conservation Education, Conservation (Environment), Courseware, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Science, Intermediate Grades, Language Arts, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Natural Resources, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Education, Science Instruction, Social Studies, Soil Conservation, Teaching Methods, Water
Soil and Water Conservation Society, 7515 NE Ankeny Rd., Ankeny, IA 50021 ($29.00 plus shipping and handling; includes a two-sided diskette).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner; Computer Programs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This publication was written with the support of an educational grant from Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.