ERIC Number: ED439909
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-May
Reference Count: N/A
Going Places, Making Choices: Transportation and the Environment. Curriculum Designed for Grades 9-12.
National 4-H Council, Chevy Chase, MD.
This curriculum packet includes a teacher's introduction and five curriculum units that explore how transportation needs affect the environment, including the quality of air and water, habitat, and global climate. These materials encourage teens to apply wisdom, ingenuity, and sound science to the choices they make. Units are: (1) "Introduction--Going Places, Making Choices"; (2) "Unit 1--Cruise through History, A Look at Where We've Been and Where We're Going"; (3) "Unit 2--Natural Resources and Energy Use"; (4) "Unit 3--Sweating Over Climate Change, Air Pollution and Climate Change"; (5) "Unit 4--Land Use, Leaving Our Imprint on Earth"; and (6) "Unit 5--A Matter of Choice, Going Places, Making Choices, Taking Action." (CCM)
Descriptors: Climate Change, Energy, Environmental Influences, High Schools, Natural Resources, Teaching Methods, Transportation
National 4-H Council, 7100 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD 20815. Tel: 301-961-2800. For full text: http://www.fourhcouncil.edu/ycc/gpmc/main.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National 4-H Council, Chevy Chase, MD.