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​Energy Education Activity Guide
Doable Renewables: 
Renewable Energy Education
​Energy and Your School: School Building Energy Efficiency
​Know the Flow of Energy in Your School (K-4)
​Biofutures: Biomass Energy Education

Activities


​Theme I: We Need Energy
Theme II: Developing Energy Resources​
Theme III: Effects of Energy Resource Development
​Theme IV: Managing Energy Resource Use

            Teaching Energy Outdoors

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Diminishing Returns (5-8)
Energy Use in an Ecosystem (5-8)
Food Chain Game (K-4, 5-8)
Let It Flow (K-4)
Schoolyard Breezes (K-4)
Taking Temperatures (K-4)

Harnessing Nuclear Energy (5-8, 9-12)
The Miracle of Solar Cells (5-8, 9-12)
Shoebox Solar Cooker (K-4, 5-8) 
Solar Explorations (K-4, 5-8)
What Renewable Energy Does for Me (K-4, 5-8)

Don't Waste Waste (K-4)

Insulation Creations (5-8)
Solar Transmissions (5-8, 9-12)

​Outdoor Family Series

from KEEP and Boston School Forest

Seeking Shadows (K-3)
Wind in the World (K-3)
Wind Scale (4-6)

Solar Oven (4-6)
Agriculture Education

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Community Energy Use (5-8, 9-12)
Roasted Vittles (9-12)

Waterwheels, Windmills, and Turbines (5-8)

Biofuel Beliefs (5-8, 9-12)
Catch That Wind (5-8, 9-12)
Don't Waste Waste (K-4, 5-8)


Corn in Your Car (5-8, 9-12)
Don't Throw Away Energy (5-8)
Energy Action Plan (6-8, 9-12)
Grasses for the Masses (5-8)
Sustainable Communities (5-8, 9-12)

Solar Energy

Energy Use in an Ecosystem (5-8)
Food Chain Game (K-4, 5-8)
Let the Sun Shine Through (K-4)
Photosynthesis Promenade (K-2, 3-4)
Shadows in the Schoolyard  (K-4)
Solar Explorations (K-4, 5-8)
The "Sun"wich (K-4)
Sun, Wind, Water (K-4)
Taking Temperatures (K-4)
What the Sun Does for Me (K-4) 

The Miracle of Solar Cells (5-8, 9-12)
Over the Years (5-8, 9-12)
Renewable Candy Resources (K-4, 5-8)
Shoebox Solar Cooker (K-4, 5-8) 
What Renewable Energy Does for Me (K-4, 5-8)

 

              

Let the Sun Shine In (9-12)
Solar Transmissions (5-8, 9-12)
Sustainable Communities (5-8, 9-12)

Teaching Energy Efficiency Indoors

At Watt Rate (5-8, 9-12)
Cost of Computers (5-8)
Demanding School Electric Bills (5-8, 9-12)
Light Savers (K-4)
Pulling the Plug on Phantom Loads (K-4)
Seeking Inhabitable Schools (K-12)

Is Your Classroom Energy Efficient? (K-12)
School Appliance Inventory (K-12)
 (5-8, 9-12)

The Cost of Using Energy (5-8, 9-12)
Reading Utility Bills (5-8, 9-12)
Reading Utility Meters (5-8, 9-12)

Energy Action Plan (6-8, 9-12)
Let the Sun Shine In (9-12)
Light and Your Load (5-8, 9-12)

 

 

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