Eco-Justice Ministries
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Eco-Curriculum Review for the title
Loving Our Neighbor, the Earth: Creation-Spirituality Activities for 9-11 Year Olds

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Short Description:   "Twenty easy-to-follow lesson plans that teach children, ages 9-11, how to recognize the value of all life." Examples of topics include water conservation, cultivating the earth, "God and garbage", and learning the stars.
Long Description:   Lessons can be grouped and taught as units of 5 sessions: 1)Creation, 2)Agricultural Issues, 3)Covenant Issues 4)Indepth Environmental Issues 5)Animal Focus 6)Worship Experiences.
Reviewed by:   Jo Nell How, an evangelical Christian and educator from Colorado

Bibliographic & Purchasing Information
Author:   Christie L. Jenkins, PhD.
Publication date:   1991 Website for this resource:   none known
We know of 1 source for purchasing this resource.
Address Resource Publications, Inc.
160 E. Virginia St., Suite 290
San Jose, CA   95112-5876  
Phone 408-286-8505   Fax 408-287-8748  
Website   E-mail    
Price $14.95  Order # LNE 

Target Audience & Course Sessions
Age levels Preschool     Primary     Jr. High    Sr. High    Adult
The reviewer specifies:   Curriculum states ages 9-11
NOTE: Our reviewer may have checked a wider age range than specified in the curriculum itself.
Normal number/length of sessions If the curriculum's normal lesson plan is followed, there will be 22 class sessions each lasting about 45min. to 1 hour
In the judgement of the reviewer:
 using these materials, or even just one session from them, a reasonable, coherent and self-contained class can be offered in a single session of about an hour.
 using these materials, a class can be offered that runs for at least two sessions.
Target audience:
 Interfaith - addressed people of many faiths
 Judeo-Christian - addressed to Jews & Christians
 Christian - addressed explicitly to Christians
 Not explicity faith-based - not much religious content


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