In this National Geographic lesson, students discuss the relationship between energy usage and pollution, reflect on their own energy usage and sort energy sources as renewable or nonrenewable. This lesson includes background information, vocabulary, and student activities.
Quiz that goes over renewable and non-renewable energy resources.
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Reviews the difference between renewable and nonrenewable energy sources.
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To build and enhance understanding of the relationships between key words and to practice useful skills for designing information architecture using the Card Sort strategy.
To organize information and provide a visual representation and summary that identifies the differences and similarities between two topics using a Venn Diagram.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Students will compare gas, hybrid, and electric cars; learn about new energy options like hydrogen fuel and microbial fuel
Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon competition is introduced. Students are challenged to complete the Solar Sprint challenge.
Department of Energy's Wind for Schools program is introduced. Students are asked to analyze and predict where wind farms should be developed, and then are challenged to build their own wind turbine.
Algae has some tremendous advantages over other biofuels including that it grows easily and in spots where other crops do not grow. Algae burns relatively cleanly and is almost carbon neutral.
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