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K-4, 5-8, 9-12


Bioenergy, Buildings, Energy Basics, Energy Efficiency and Conservation, Hydrogen and Fuel Cells, Solar, Vehicles, Water, Wind Energy, Weatherization, Energy Choices and Society


Students work in groups to create hands-on exhibits about the energy sources that power the nation, ways to save energy at home and school, and conventional and alternative transportation fuels. Students use these exhibits to teach others about one of the following topics in energy:

  • Energy Sources
  • Saving Energy
  • Transportation Fuels
  • Solid Waste

Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Technology

Plan Time

4-5 Days


Handouts and other materials needed detailed within curriculum guide.


Standards are listed at the beginning of the curriculum guide.


The NEED Project

Lesson Plans/Activity

Energy Expos: Energy Expos
Energy Expos: Introduction to Energy
Energy Expos: Introduction to Solid Waste