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Renewable, Nonrenewable and InexhaustibleLesson Planet
3rd - 4th
Students contribute to a class blog about renewable, non-renewable, and inexhaustible energy sources. For this energy blog lesson, students complete an Inspiration template and notes they took while researching the topics to write their...
Primary Activity: Dichotomous Key of Energy SourcesLesson Planet
4th - 5th
In this energy sources learning exercise, students fill in a chart using a dichotomous key of energy sources. They use follow the directions and label items such as the sun, a windmill, and an oil rig with the proper number and letter...
Eco-Kids: How Students Can Help Save the WorldLesson Planet
Fourth graders identify the different types of renewable and nonrenewable energy sources. In this ecology lesson, 4th graders create models of wind mills and hydropower. They discuss the pros and cons of using alternative forms of energy.
What's the Deal With Fossil Fuels?Lesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Plastic bags, laptops, and even toothpaste all contain petroleum. A lesson explains how to define fossil fuels, including petroleum, and the many uses for fossil fuels in our everyday lives. It also details why new sources need to...
From Polymers to Bioplastics: Looking Toward Finding Renewable ResourcesLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Pupils investigate the properties of polymers. In this chemistry lesson plan, students explain the importance of energy sources. They produce a bioplastic from the lab and evaluate its structural integrity.
Do It Yourself: Matter & Energy Interaction Lesson PlanLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Pupils complete a KWL chart describing their knowledge or renewable and nonrenewable energy sources. They examine the Stirling Engine which is an external combustion engine and compare it to a Hero's Engine. They participate in a...
Green Green RevolutionLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
School budgets don't have a lot of extra money, so when students propose saving the district money, everyone jumps on board. The first instructional activity in the series of 21 introduces the concept of an energy audit. Scholars form an...
Renewable Energy in Connecticut - Softening Our Footprint through Sustainable Energy UseLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore energy conservation. In this environmental lesson plan, students will look at data showing the amounts of energy used, our carbon footprint, and will research a power source. This unit allows for a deeper understanding...