Milliken's new Blue Planet series covers Earth Science for grades 9 to 12 in five concise yet thorough volumes: Earth, Water, Atmosphere, Space, and Energy. Each book includes 12 PowerPoint slides to enhance classroom demonstrations, plus 60 reproducible pages. The fifth book in the series, Energy, covers energy on Planet Earth. Earth is a dynamic planet, driven by energy. Concepts include energy transfers and thermodynamics, the solar transfer of energy to Earth, and its effects, human energy requirements and use through history, the Industrial Revolution and hydrocarbons, nuclear energy, and renewable energy sources. An in-depth examination of the issues of global warming and likely problems associated with warming concludes the book. (52 pages, 12 PowerPoint slides)
This enhanced eBook gives you the freedom to copy and paste the content of each page into the format that fits your needs. You can post lessons on your class website, make student copies, and more.