ERIC Number: ED383573
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
National Energy Education Development Project, Reston, VA.
This booklet contains instructions for 10 activities that can be used during a designated NEED (National Energy Education Development) Week. The activities are designed to educate students about energy and to involve students in educating the community about energy. The activities include: (1) establishing an energy information resource center; (2) prompting all teachers to teach at least one energy-enriched lesson; (3) creating energy education placemats for area restaurants; (4) publishing an energy newspaper for distribution to students and the community; (5) prepare and present an energy lesson to a group of students; (6) prepare an energy time capsule which shows the role of energy in today's world and its predicted role in the year 2000 or beyond; (7) having students learn the basics of media contact and broadcast energy information to the public via a local radio station; (8) encouraging intergenerational communication by publishing an energy publication for the elderly in the community; (9) attracting interest to NEED Week activities and to energy education by coupling famous personalities with an energy message; and (10) conducting a mock Senate Hearing on a controversial energy issue. (LZ)
Descriptors: Community Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Science Education
NEED Project, #414, 1920 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Energy Education Development Project, Reston, VA.