ERIC Number: ED436374
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
I Invite You To Know the Earth II. 5th to 8th Grade of Preparatory School Teacher's Guide [and] 5th to 8th Grade of Preparatory School Textbook.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.
The student textbook is designed for grades 5-8 and explores various earth science topics. A cartoon character named Tommy Tsumi explores earth facts and concepts throughout the text. Activities, materials, and learning objectives for each unit in the textbook are presented in the teacher's guide. Units in both books include: (1) "The Outside of the Earth"; (2) "The Interior of the Earth"; (3) "Earthquakes and Volcanoes"; (4) "Tsunamis"; and (5) "Tsunami Protection Measures". (WRM)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Earthquakes, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Natural Disasters, Oceanography, Plate Tectonics, Risk Management, Safety Education, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Instruction, Seismology, Volcanoes
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.