ERIC Number: ED466369
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Studying the Water Cycle in an Environmental Context: The "Blue Planet" Program.
Ben-zvi-assaraf, Orit; Orion, Nir
The Blue Planet program aims to develop an understanding of and insight into the environment among students by introducing environmental problems such as pollution. This paper presents a study investigating junior high school students' previous knowledge and understanding of environmental issues and perceptions on the nature of the water cycle. Junior high school students (n=1000) from grades 7-9 from six urban schools participated in the study. (Contains 19 references.) (YDS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: In: Science and Technology Education: Preparing Future Citizens. Proceedings of the IOSTE Symposium in Southern Europe (1st, Paralimni, Cyprus, April 29-May 2, 2001). Volume I [and] Volume II; see ED 460 860.