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Snyder, Sharon, Ed.; And Others – 1991
This strategy notebook is designed as a resource for teachers of English as a Second Language (ESL) and literacy education. It consists of a series of class activities and recommendations for instructional materials contributed to the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) by experienced ESL and literacy teachers. The first section…
Descriptors: Class Activities, Classroom Techniques, English (Second Language), Instructional Materials
NatureScope, 1985
Presented are: (1) lists of materials needed and instructions for building insect traps, nets, and cages; (2) a list of 45 questions about insects (with answers); (3) a glossary with insect-related words; and (4) a bibliography, listing children's books, field guides, audiovisual aids, and articles appearing in "Ranger Rick" magazine. (JN)
Descriptors: Animals, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Entomology
NatureScope, 1985
Presents (1) a list of 31 questions about weather (with answers); (2) a glossary of weather-related words; and (3) a bibliography listing general reference books, children's books, other publications, audiovisual aids, radio/television programs, other activity sources, weather supplies, and items (articles, poems, and things to do) appearing in…
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Books, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science
Nature Scope, 1986
Presents: (1) a glossary with astronomy-related words; (2) a list of 25 questions about astronomy (with answers); and (3) a bibliography, listing children's books, reference books, audiovisual aids, posters, activity sources, software, and articles appearing in "Ranger Rick" magazine. (JN)
Descriptors: Astronomy, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science
McPherson, James M. – 1996
These printed materials (a user's guide, a 2-part topical guide on peace and war with suggestions for classroom activities, a teacher's guide for the "Magic Media Slate,") accompany a multimedia resource packet that includes 2 interactive CD-ROMs and "Magic Media Slate," a word processor program. The packet examines the life…
Descriptors: Civil War (United States), Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Independent Study
State Univ. of New York, Albany. Atmospheric Science Research Center. – 1983
This list of energy resource materials is broken down into five categories: (1) general resources; (2) electricity; (3) nuclear and fossil fuels; (4) conservation; and (5) future fuels. (An added feature for New York residents is a concluding list of resources available gratis from New York electric companies). Materials cited include audiovisual…
Descriptors: Alternative Energy Sources, Conservation Education, Curriculum Guides, Electricity
Leming, Robert S.; And Others – 1987
The 200th anniversary of the United States Constitution offers an excellent opportunity for encouraging renewed study of the principles and foundations of constitutional government. This resource packet provides a listing of current materials and resources to aid teachers in planning lesson units. The listings include: (1) professional…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Civics, Constitutional Law, Elementary Secondary Education
Kalat, Marie B.; Hoermann, Elizabeth F. – 1985
This reference book focuses on six aspects of the geography of the People's Republic of China. They are: territory, governing units, population and land use, waterways, land forms, and climates. Designed as a primary reference, the book explains how the Chinese people and their lifestyles are affected by China's geography. Special components…
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography
Berg, Cathy A. – 1984
This guide contains a bibliography of curricula (available from agencies, organizations, and through ERIC), audiovisual aids, children's books, and publications about resource recovery. Resource recovery is presented as a strategy to reduce air and water pollution, to conserve natural resources, and to save energy. These materials (suitable for…
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Childrens Literature, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy Conservation
NatureScope, 1985
Presents (1) American and Canadian sites to see dinosaurs; (2) a list of 35 questions about dinosaurs (with answers); (3) a chart with data on various types of dinosaurs; and (4) listing of resource materials, including field guides, children's fiction/nonfiction books, and items appearing in "Ranger Rick" magazine. (JN)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Books, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science
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McLaren, J. Philip – Current: The Journal of Marine Education, 1985
Defines and describes the various functional parts of a beach. Provides a diagram of a shore profile and identifies major beach regions. A list of reference readings for teachers is included. (ML)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Marine Education, Natural Resources
NatureScope, 1985
Presents: (1) a list of 26 questions about deserts (with answers); (2) a glossary with desert-related words; and (3) a bibliography listing general reference books, field guides, children's books, audiovisual aids, charts/posters and supplies, articles and related items appearing in "Ranger Rick" magazine, and other materials. (DH)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Books, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science
Greenstone, Sid – 1984
This document consists of activities and references for teaching astronomy. The activities (which include objectives, list of materials needed, and procedures) focus on: observing the Big Dipper and locating the North Star; examining the Big Dipper's stars; making and using an astrolabe; examining retograde motion of Mars; measuring the Sun's…
Descriptors: Astronomy, Audiovisual Aids, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials