ERIC Number: ED324223
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
The Second Voyage of the Mimi.
Bank Street Coll. of Education, New York, NY.
This book includes 12 units that have been adapted from the television series "Voyage of the Mimi." Each unit includes the episode, an activity, and an expedition. The episodes introduce and accompany each episode of the television series. The activity is an extension of that episode which can be done in the classroom. Mapping skills, foreign languages, cultural awareness, marine biology, scuba diving and pressure changes, archaeology, secret messages using polar coordinates, insects, and writing journals are topics covered in activities. Expeditions relate aspects of the taping of the show or a person who worked for the company. A glossary of terms used in the series is included. (KR)
Descriptors: Ancient History, Archaeology, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Influences, Entomology, Interdisciplinary Approach, Map Skills, Marine Biology, Meteorology, Physics, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Education, Scientific Literacy, Scientific Methodology, Scientific Principles, Scientific Research, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Social Studies, Technology
Sunburst Communications, 39 Washington Avenue, Pleasantville, NY 10570 ($9.90).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Bank Street Coll. of Education, New York, NY.
Note: Contains some colored pages and pictures which may not reproduce well.