ERIC Number: ED371939
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
The TEAM Notebook: Teachers' Environmental Action Manual.
Rosner, Joan; Fredman, Lonni Ann, Ed.
This manual, in notebook form, is a compilation of lesson plans, activities, resources, and environmental ideas for teachers of kindergarten through 12th grade. In response to teachers' requests, the manual includes worksheets, diagrams, poems, classroom games, and activities presented in 17 sections labeled A through P. The sections cover: (1) a rationale for environmental education (EE); (2) guidelines, concepts, and instructional objectives for EE; (3) activities to build environmental awareness; (4) a life style action calendar; (5) environmental word games; (6) ideas for environmental bulletin boards; (7) information about the teachers and EE activists network; (8) a list of colleges and universities with outstanding EE programs; (9) information about careers in the environment; (10) hints and information about environmental protection; (11) references, bibliographies, and resources lists; (12) Sierra Club Issue Committee information and resources for teachers; (13) exemplary pledges, creeds, and covenants for EE; (14) quotes about Earth literacy, environmental ethics, and a philosophical approach to planet Earth; (15) new trends for EE; (16) the March 1991, October 1991, and January 1992 issues of the Sierra Club newsletter "SierraEcology"; and (17) a glossary of 68 terms. (MDH)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Ecology, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Instructional Materials, Resource Materials, Teaching Guides, Worksheets
Sierra Club, 730 Polk Street, San Francisco, CA 94109 ($15 plus $3 shipping/handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Sierra Club, San Francisco, CA.