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Learning and Conserving (10 activities)

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Grades

5-8, 9-12

Subject

Energy Basics, Energy Efficiency and Conservation, Energy Choices and Society

Summary

These activities explore energy use and conservation using the school as a learning laboratory:

  • Introducing the Unit
  • Reading Meters and Utility Bills
  • The Facts of Light
  • Lighting Investigations
  • Electrical Devices and Their Impacts
  • EnergyGuide Labels
  • Kill A WattTM Investigations
  • School Building Survey
  • School Energy Consumption Survey
  • Energy Management Plan Project
Curriculum

Science, Social Studies, Mathematics, Language Arts, Technology

Plan Time

Seven 45 minute class periods, plus out-of-class research and homework

Materials

Handouts and other materials needed detailed within curriculum guide.

Standards

Standards are listed at the beginning of the curriculum guide.

Owner

The NEED Project

Lesson Plans/Activity

Learning and Conserving (10 activities): Teacher Guide
Learning and Conserving (10 activities): Student Guide