ERIC Number: ED304293
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Geology. Grade 6. Anchorage School District Elementary Science Program.
Anchorage School District, AK.
This resource book introduces sixth-grade children to the environment by studying rocks and other geological features. Nine lessons are provided on a variety of topics including: (1) geologic processes; (2) mountain building; (3) weathering; (4) geologic history and time; (5) plate tectonics; (6) rocks and minerals; (7) mineral properties; (8) renewable and nonrenewable resources; and (9) oil. Each lesson includes a listing of materials, objectives, process skills developed, procedures, closure material, worksheets, and handouts. Three quizzes and a unit test are provided. Reference materials include a listing of supplementary audiovisual materials, a list of correlated texts, vocabulary, an overview of unit objectives, and definitions of process skills. (MVL)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, Earth Science, Elementary School Science, Environment, Environmental Education, Geology, Grade 6, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Minerals, Natural Resources, Plate Tectonics, Resource Materials, Science Instruction, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods
Anchorage School District, 4600 DeBarr Avenue, P.O. Box 196614, Anchorage, AK 99519-6614 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Anchorage School District, AK.
Note: For other publications in this program, see SE 050 189-215.