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ERIC Number: ED476804
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001-Feb
Pages: 162
Abstractor: N/A
Earth Resources. A Case Study: Oil Sampler.
California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento.
This document presents a sample of grades 6-12 science curriculum on Earth resources to promote scientific literacy. This natural resource-based curriculum uses an inquiry-based, hands-on approach and allows for community partnerships during student learning processes. Lessons plans included in this curriculum are divided into 4 categories: (1) Locating, Acquiring, and Processing Our Earth's Resources; (2) Using Our Earth's Resources; (3) Disposing of Our Earth's Resources; and (4) Reducing, Reusing, and Recycling Our Earth's resources. This sampler provides an entire sample lesson from the second category called "Getting Crude Oil: Oil Extraction". (YDS)
California Integrated Waste Management Board, 1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4025, Sacramento, CA 95812-4025. Tel: 916-341-6769; Tel: 800-CA-WASTE (Toll Free); Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento.