ERIC Number: ED472523
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
GLOBE Program Teacher's Guide.
The GLOBE Program is a worldwide, hands-on educational program for elementary and secondary school students. GLOBE aims to increase student achievement in mathematics and science, awareness towards the environment, and improve science process skills through network technology. This teacher's guide provides an overview of the GLOBE program and step-by-step guidance for teachers on the implementation of the program in schools and investigations. Contents include: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Implementation Guide"; (3) "Atmosphere Investigation"; (4) "Hydrology Investigation"; (5) "Soil Investigation"; (6) "Land Cover/Biology Investigation"; (7) "GPS Investigation"; (8) "Season Investigation"; and (9) "Toolkit". Each investigation section includes an introduction, protocols, learning activities, and an appendix. Work and data sheets are provided. (YDS)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Biology, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Hands on Science, Hydrology, Science Activities, Science Instruction, Soil Science, Thinking Skills, World Wide Web
GLOBE Program, 744 Jackson Place, Washington, DC 20503. Web site: http://www.globe.gov.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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Note: Produced by Globe Program.