ERIC Number: ED317383
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Super Saver Investigators: An Elementary, Interdisciplinary, Environmental Studies Activity Guidebook about Solid Waste and Natural Resources.
Landis, David; And Others
This is an elementary, interdisciplinary, environmental studies activity guidebook about solid waste and natural resources. "Super Saver Investigators" what solid waste is, where it is generated, how we manage it and could manage it better, and the consequence of mismanagement. It contains many hands-on, skill enhancing activities for elementary students. Reference indexes and a glossary are provided. Chapters included are: (1) "The Matter of Wastes"; (2) "People and Wastes"; (3) "Nature's Way with Wastes" (4) "Technology and Waste"; (5) "Recycling and Saving Resources"; (6) "Waste Out of Place"; (7) "Unnatural Hazards in Nature"; (8) "Hazards in the Built Environment"; (9) "Waste Age Choices"; (10) "Waste and Wasteful Habits"; (11) "Getting Out the Message"; (12) "Reuse Enterprises"; (13) "Work, Waste, and Money"; (14) "Machines to the Rescue"; and (15) "Citizens to the Rescue." (YP)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Environmental Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Natural Resources, Professional Development, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Curriculum, Science Materials, Solid Wastes, Wastes
Ohio Dept. of Natural Resources, DLPR, Fountain Square, Building F-2, Columbus, OH 43224 ($25.00, contact for quantity prices).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Natural Resources, Columbus.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio