ERIC Number: ED434014
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Worms, Worms, and Even More Worms: A Vermicomposting Guide for Teachers.
California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento.
This guide is designed to help teachers gain a better understanding of how to get a worm vermicomposting system started. It provides reference curricula materials for using worms in the classroom. Chapters include: (1) "Why Worm Vermicomposting;" (2) "Basics of Vermicomposting;" (3) "Worm Facts;" (4) "Classroom Activities;" (5) "Lab Activities;" and (6) "Case Studies on Vermicomposting." Appendices contain a list of educational materials, worm bin plans, names of worm suppliers, and names of worm bin suppliers. (CCM)
Descriptors: Animals, Class Activities, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Recycling, Science Instruction
California Integrated Waste Management Board, 8800 Cal Center Drive, MS 12, Sacramento, CA 95826 (Pub. # 322-98-008, free--not available in large quantities); Tel: 800-CA-WASTE (Toll Free); Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento.