ERIC Number: ED326415
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Beaches in Motion. Interaction and Environmental Change. Secondary.
Lee County School District, Ft. Myers, FL. Dept. of Environmental Education and Instructional Development Services.
The terms "high energy" and "low energy" refer to the amount of energy a wave has that reaches the face of a beach. In this student guide, two types of beaches are investigated. The objective is to be able to identify whether a beach is of high or low energy. Background information is provided, as well as instructions and worksheets for activities on beach profiles, waves, the longshore current, and beach plants. (CW)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Educational Objectives, Energy, Field Trips, Interdisciplinary Approach, Marine Education, Physics, Science Activities, Science Education, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Teaching Guides
Department of Environmental Education, Lee County Schools, 2055 Central Avenue, Ft. Myers, FL 33901 (0.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Lee County School District, Ft. Myers, FL. Dept. of Environmental Education and Instructional Development Services.