Students explore various types of alternative fuels and their effect on the environment, lifestyles, and finances and use this information to participate in a multi-step car buying decision.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Hydroelectric Power.
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 distinguish between general academic words and words that are specific to science using Academic vs. Content Vocabulary.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
Using the Elwha river dam as a case study, students will explore the impact a dam can have on a freshwater ecosystem, specifically focusing on the spawning of salmon.
The Three Gorges Dan in China is the largest hydropower project in the world. The dam supplies clean energy to the country, but it has come with environmental and cultural costs.
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.
In this news audio report, tidal power is explained as it can be a very effective and useful source of renewable energy.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Hydroelectric Power. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.