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Renewable vs. Nonrenewable Energy ResourcesLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Is one type of energy inherently good or bad? Young scientists explore energy resources in a week-long unit. After extensive research, groups create powerful position statements and presentations supporting their energy resource of choice.
An Energy Mix: Renewable and Nonrenewable ResourcesLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
What did the windmill say about renewable energy? I'm a BIG fan! Lesson three in the series of 12 has classes discuss potential and kinetic energy and then, in pairs, they complete a web quest over the different types of energy...
Renewable and Nonrenewable ResourcesLesson Planet
6th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know there are at least 12 different energy sources? Scholars apply their knowledge about the different types of energy as they sort energy sources by renewable and nonrenewable. Then they pick one from each section to explain in...
Renewable and Nonrenewable EnergyLesson Planet
2nd - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Energize an environmental science unit on natural resources with this collection of instructional materials. From simple coloring sheets for primary grade children, to guiding questions for a high school research report, a wide variety...
20 Questions Energy Sources Scavenger Hunt for Energy KidsLesson Planet
5th - 6th
In these scavenger hunt worksheets, students go to the 'Energy Facts' section of the Energy Information Administration Kids' Page web site. Students read through the different energy forms for renewable and nonrenewable energy. Students...
Current Sources of Energy to Maintain a Sustainable FutureLesson Planet
In small groups, fourth graders identify different sources of renewable and non-renewable energy. They research the pros and cons of using each of these resources. They rank household appliances according to energy usage and efficiency....
Non-Renewable Energy ResourcesLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
After brainstorming on our use of electricity, elementary energizers participate in a simulation where each student represents a city, utility provider, or fuel company. Tokens are used to purchase electrical energy, and as more is used,...
Cambridge Ideas - How Many Lightbulbs?Lesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Humans have become addicted to fossil fuels. From pumping oil into our cars, to burning natural gas to heat our water, or using coal to create electricity that lights our homes, we are constantly relying on these nonrenewable resources....
Renewable Energy Sources - Solar and WindLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There has been a huge solar energy spill! Let's go outside to play in it. This lesson includes multiple experiments showcasing solar and wind energies. Scholars build a solar heater and an anemometer before testing the results. The...
Engineering the Earth: Exploring Wind EnergyLesson Planet
3rd - 10th
The children in your class will likely be among the learners who invent creative ways to harness the earth's renewable energy resources. Encourage their critical thinking with a lesson about wind energy and creating wind turbines. Using...
Preparation and Combustion of BiodieselLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The United States is the world's largest producer of biofuel. During an in-class investigation, young scientists produce their own biodiesel. They burn a sample of it to determine the heat of combustion. Then they discuss the results...