ERIC Number: ED296095
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Exploring Solar Energy. The Illinois Plan for Industrial Education.
Illinois State Univ., Normal.
This packet is one in the "Exploration" series of curriculum materials developed for junior high and middle school industrial educators. The Exploration Series is intended to help them provide seventh- and eighth-grade students an opportunity to explore a wide range of industrial situations as well as some of the technologies used in the industry. The documents may also serve as a resource for teachers orienting ninth- and tenth-grade students to the industrial technologies of communication, production, energy utilization, and transportation and the impact of industry and technology. This packet is one unit in the energy utilization technology area. It includes a rationale, hints to the teacher, lesson plans for three lessons (objectives, lesson content, and learning activities), student handouts for each lesson, teacher aids for the lessons, a unit examination, and a list of references. The lesson topics are passive solar energy, active solar energy, and evaluation. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Curriculum Guides, Energy Education, Industrial Arts, Industrial Education, Industry, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Middle Schools, Power Technology, Solar Energy, Technology
Curriculum Publications Clearinghouse, Horrabin Hall 46, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL 61455.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Univ., Normal.
Note: For related documents, see CE 050 288-297.