ERIC Number: ED376052
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Ground Water Studies. Earth Science Module for Grades 7-9.
Baldwin, Roland L.; And Others
Earth science education needs to be relevant to students in order to make them aware of the serious problems facing the planet. In an effort to insure that this need is meet, the Denver Earth Science Project has set as one of their goals the development of new earth science curriculum materials for teachers. This document provides a collection of activities developed and used by teachers to enhance the students' understanding of important aspects of ground water. The four units are entitled: (1) "Overview of the Hydrologic Cycle and Water Use"; (2) "Ground Water"; (3) Ground Water Contamination"; and (4) "Careers in Water Resource Management." (ZWH)
Descriptors: Careers, Earth Science, Employment Opportunities, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Groundwater, Hydrology, Instructional Materials, Junior High Schools, Learning Modules, Science Activities, Science Education, Waste Water, Water Resources, Water Treatment
Denver Earth Science Project, Office of Special Programs and Continuing Education, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO 80401.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Colorado School of Mines, Golden. Office of Special Programs and Continuing Education.