ERIC Number: ED401105
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Menoche, Terri; And Others
This guide contains a series of lessons for elementary school students covering environmental issues including waste reduction and recycling, decomposition and composting, landfills, natural resources, energy sources and conservation, and water quality. The lessons include an objective, background information, method, and activities for reinforcement. Each lesson emphasizes what people can do to lessen the impact of human beings on the environment. Through environmental education students become more aware and more informed. Each lesson contains references to provide a source of further information for teachers who wish to go into greater depth on a particular topic. The guide also provides a few illustrations that may be copied for students to color. (AIM)
Descriptors: Conservation (Environment), Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Recycling, Science Activities, Waste Disposal, Water, Water Pollution
Brukner Nature Center, 5995 Horseshoe Bend Road, Troy, OH 45373.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Troy Foundation, OH.
Authoring Institution: Brukner Nature Center, Troy, OH.