ERIC Number: ED371991
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Water Matters: Every Day, Everywhere, Every Way. Teacher's Handbook.
Hirschland, Roger B., Ed.
This booklet examines the subject of fresh water and the ways in which it affects every aspect of human life. The document includes an introduction and seven sections: (1) "Agriculture"; (2) "Transportation"; (3) "Culture"; (4) "Engineering"; (5) "Health and Domestic Use"; (6) "Politics and Economics"; and (7) "Industry." Inside each section is an introduction, "Aquativities" (student activities relating to fresh water), "H2...Ohs!" (featuring amazing facts about water), case studies, and "Seeking Clear Solutions" (which calls upon students to devise answers to problems involving water). A resource list concludes the document. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Geographic Society, Washington, DC.
Note: This document was published as part of the observance of National Geography Awareness Week, November 14-20, 1993.