ERIC Number: ED430821
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Environmental Education Activities & Programs 1998-1999.
Bureau of Reclamation (Dept. of Interior), Denver, CO.
This document features descriptions of interactive learning models and presentations in environmental education concerning groundwater, geology, the environment, weather, water activities, and interactive games. Activities include: (1) GW-Standard; (2) GW-w/no Leaky Underground Storage Tank (No UST); (3) GW-Karst; (4) GW-Landfill Models--Standard (Underground); (5) Groundwater Well Cut-Away; (6) Porosity Tanks (Bottles); (7) EnviroScape w/Groundwater Add-on; (8) Earthquake Tank; (9) Edible Geology (Cake--Faults and Folding); (10) Volcano Demonstration; (11) EnviroScape-Standard; (12) EnviroScape-Hazardous Waste; (13) EnviroScape-Landfill (Surface); (14) EnviroScape-Riparian Add-on; (15) EnviroScape-Wetlands; (16) Wetlands-In-A-Bottle; (17) Wetlands-In-A-Pan; (18) Instant Snowstorm; (19) Weather Demonstration (Tornadoes, Lightning, Thunderstorms, Flooding); (20) 21st Century (Working Reservoir); (21) Water Witch (Water Use, Recycling and Reuse, Water Conservation); (22) Hydro-Explorer (Computer Game--Household Pollution); (23) No-KNOW (Board Game--Surface Pollution); (24) SPLASH (Computer Game--Surface Pollution); (25) Blue Lagoon (Discussion/Participation re: Water Management); (26) Pass-The-Jug (Water Rights and Allocation); (27) Hydraulic Research Laboratory Tours; (28) Storm Drain/Curb Stenciling Program; (29) Classroom Visits; (30) Partnership School Program; (31) Teacher Training Interactive Learning Model and Display Loan Program; (32) Water Festivals; and (33) Special Events (i.e. State Fairs). (CCM)
Descriptors: Demonstrations (Science), Educational Games, Environmental Education, Groundwater, Hands on Science, Integrated Activities, Interaction, Models, Pollution, Science Activities, Science Education, Secondary Education
Bureau of Reclamation, Environmental Education Program, Attn: D-5100, P.O. Box 25007, Denver, CO 80225.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Reclamation (Dept. of Interior), Denver, CO.
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