ERIC Number: ED314261
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Climate, Weather and People: Time, Space and Spirit--Keys to Scientific Literacy Series.
Violent weather has always played an important part in human history. It is only in recent times that much of the underlying cause of weather has been understood. The discussion in this booklet considers time, space, and spirit. Time refers to a sense of history; space refers to geography; and spirit refers to life and thought. Several chapters related to the concepts of climate and meteorology, a time line related to the concepts, a map of the important geography related to the concepts a glossary of important terms, and a list of several study suggestions are included. (CW)
Descriptors: Climate, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Influences, Instructional Materials, Meteorology, Middle Schools, Reference Materials, Resource Materials, Science and Society, Science Education, Science History, Scientific Literacy, Secondary School Science, Technology, Weather
Hawkhill Associates, Inc., 125 E. Gilman Street, Madison, WI 53703 ($2.15 each, $1.95 for 10 or more copies of the same title).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This is one of a series of 16 booklets written with consultation from the History of Science Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For other booklets in this series see SE 051 117-132. Drawings may not reproduce well.