K-12 Curricula

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Energy Education


Confronting Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region Curriculum Guide by Union of Concerned Scientists and Ecological Society of America): www.ucsusa.org/greatlakes/glchallengeteachers.html

Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum Support (MEECS) contains five Michigan-specific units which provide an opportunity for students in grades 4-9 to learn about Michigan's Ecosystems & Biodiversity (gr. 4-6), Land Use (gr. 5), Water Quality (gr. 6-8), Air Quality (gr. 7-9) and Energy Resources (gr. 7-9) through inquiry and data-based lessons in Science and Social Studies.


National Energy Education Development K-12 Curricula Guides & Activity Kits

Project Learning Tree (PLT) Energy & Society program provides formal and nonformal educators with activities for PreK-8 students to learn about their relationship with energy and investigate the environmental issues related to energy's role in society. http://www.plt.org/cms/pages/21_21_9.html