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ERIC Number: EJ770022
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 4
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 10
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8121
Environmental Exchange Box
Moseley, Christine
Science Activities: Classroom Projects and Curriculum Ideas, v40 n3 p26-29 Fall 2003
In this activity, teachers in one state create and share an "exchange box" of environmental and cultural items with students of another state. The Environmental Exchange Box activity enables teachers to improve students' skills in scientific inquiry and develop attitudes and values conducive to science learning such as wonder, curiosity, and respect for different social perceptions. Teachers will be able to work beyond the limits of the classroom and introduce outside resources to help increase students' global awareness and promote respect for the culture and environment of diverse populations. Specifically, this activity can help teachers fulfill national Teaching Standards B, D, and E.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Grade 6
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Georgia; Oklahoma