ERIC Number: ED291554
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Living in Space. Book II. Levels D, E, F for Grades 4, 5, 6. Operation Liftoff: Elementary School Space Program. A Resource Guide with Activities for Elementary School Teachers.
Andrews, Sheila Briskin; Kirschenbaum, Audrey
This guide contains teacher background information and activities for students which deal with space travel and is designed to encourage elementary school students to take a greater interest in mathematics and science. The activities in this guide are to be used with grades 4 to 6 and cover the topics of food, clothing, health, housing, communication, and working in space. Each section includes background information; a teacher printout listing objectives, vocabulary, motivation, and activity descriptions; and extensive student worksheets. A list of National Aeronautics and Space Administration Resource Centers concludes the guide. (TW)
Descriptors: Clothing, Communications, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Food, Health, Intermediate Grades, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Education, Science Instruction, Space Exploration, Space Sciences
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Science Weekly, Inc., Washington, DC.
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