ERIC Number: ED328418
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Great Lakes Education Booklet, 1990-1991.
Michigan State Dept. of Natural Resources, Lansing.
This booklet integrates science, history, and environmental education to help students acquire a basic understanding of the importance of the Great Lakes located in the United States. The packet also contains a Great Lakes Basin resource map and a sand dune poster. These materials introduce students to a brief history of the lakes, the diversity of freshwater aquatic life, the complexity of the Great Lakes watershed, and environmental concerns. Appended are a listing of Great Lakes educator resources, field trip/educational opportunities, and educational tools for those teachers who may wish to pursue additional Great Lakes environmental educational opportunities. (KR)
Descriptors: Conservation (Environment), Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Estuaries, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Resource Materials, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Water Pollution, Water Quality, Water Resources
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Dept. of Natural Resources, Lansing.
Note: This booklet is supplemented by a large wall poster that cannot be microfilmed.