ERIC Number: ED461551
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Oceans and Coasts. Teacher's Guide to World Resources. Comprehensive Coursework on the Global Environment.
Snyder, Sarah A.
This teacher's guide presents teaching suggestions and presentation materials about the world's oceans and the important role humans play in maintaining the life and health of the oceans. The lesson is divided into five parts and can be taught in one class period or divided into segments. Student handouts include: (1) "Facts about Oceans and Coasts"; (2) "World Fishery Resources"; and (3) "U.S. Fleet Trawling Coastal Water without Fish." Transparency masters offer "Main Tanker Routes and Major Oil Spills" and "Areas of Major Coastal Pollution." Enrichment activities are suggested. (EH)
Descriptors: Citizenship, Development, Ecology, Environmental Education, Fisheries, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, International Cooperation, Marine Education, Oceanography, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Sustainable Development, Teaching Guides, Water Pollution
World Resources Institute, 1709 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20006. Tel: 202-638-6300.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Morristown, NJ.; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Environmental Education Section.; National Geographic Society, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: World Resources Inst., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: Japan; Russia