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EERE Energy Literacy Lesson Plans

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Energy lesson plans aligned with Energy Literacy Principles. Search through lessons by grade level, energy type, and Energy Literacy Principle.

Related Topics:
1. Energy is a physical quantity that follows precise natural laws.
2. Physical processes on Earth are the result of energy flow through the Earth system.
3. Biological processes depend on energy flow through the Earth system.
5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.
6. The amount of energy used by human society depends on many factors.
7. The quality of life of individuals and societies is affected by energy choices.
4. Various sources of energy are used to power human activities.

Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-89-1011-12

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The Sun and Its Energy
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-4

Energy from the Sun
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Alternative Fuels Used in Transportation
Associated Grade Levels:
7-89-1011-12

Water and Energy
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-4

Exploring Hydroelectricity
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Learning and Conserving
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Wonders of Water
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Energy Literacy Videos
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-89-1011-12Public

Color and Activity Book
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-6

Gaining Energy Perspective
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Energy Management
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Energy Transmission
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Energy Production
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Energy Conservation
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Getting Energized
Associated Grade Levels:
5-6

Reducing Energy Loss
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Powering the Future
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Building Buddies
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Green Fuel
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Power Metering Project
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Creating biodiesel & Mitigating waste
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Plants in your Gas Tank: From Photosynthesis to Ethanol
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Research Projects in Renewable Energy for high school students
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Alternative Energy Sources -- and Interdisciplinary modefule for energy education
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Fun with the Sun -- Teacher's activityy guide for elementary grades k-2
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-4

Energy for Keeps: Electricity and renewable energy teacher information
Associated Grade Levels:
3-45-67-8

Renewable Energy Activities: Choices for Tomorrow
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Transportation Fuels: The future is today
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

See the Wind
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Build a Pizza Box Solar Oven
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-89-1011-12

Energy Expos
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-89-1011-12

Energy House
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Great Energy Debate
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Power to the Plug: An Introduction to Energy, Electricity, Consumption and Efficiency
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-89-1011-12Public

Saving Energy at home and school
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Energy Enigma
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Exploring Photovoltaics
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Geothermal Energy: A geothermal Teacher Guide for Grades 9-12
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Energy Transfer
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Energy in Today's Global Society
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Hybrid Vehicles: Cut pollution & Save Money
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Get Current: Switch on Clean Energy Coloring Book
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-4

What Makes a home 'Energy Efficient'?

Cell Wall Chemistry of Biofuel
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12Public

Survival Still
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12Public

What's Cooking
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-4

Photovoltaics and Solar Energy
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Electrolysis of Water
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Mini Rockets
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Geothermal Energy
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Life with Energy
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-4

Energy Walkabout
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Energy Awareness Quiz
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Energy Efficiency Ambassadors
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Energy Savings Activities -- Lighting
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Draft-O-Meter
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-8

Investigating and Using Biomass Gases
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Photosynthesis and Biomass Growth
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Renewable Energy Plants in your Gas Tank: From Photosynthesis to Ethanol
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

The Biofuel Project: Creating Bio-Diesel
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Reaction Rates and Catalysts in Ethanol Production
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Primary Science of Energy Student Guide
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-4

Cell Wall Recipe: A Lesson in Biofuels
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-8

Secondary Energy Infobook and Secondary Infobook Activities
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Intermediate Energy Infobook amd Intermediate Infobook activities
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

R.E.A.C.T. - RENEW?
Associated Grade Levels:
5-69-10

Bioenergy: America's Energy Future
Associated Grade Levels:
3-45-67-8

Energy 101: Fuel Cell Technology
Associated Grade Levels:
7-89-1011-12

Energy 101: Geothermal Energy
Associated Grade Levels:
3-45-67-89-1011-12

Energy 101: Feedstocks for Biofuels and More
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12

Re-Building Greensburg
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-89-1011-12Public

Energy 101: Concentrating Solar Power
Associated Grade Levels:
3-45-67-89-1011-12Public

Energy 101: Solar PV
Associated Grade Levels:
1-23-45-67-89-1011-12Public

A New Biofuels Technology Blooms in Iowa
Associated Grade Levels:
5-67-89-1011-12Public

A pre-treatment model for ethanol production using a colorimetric analyses of starch solutions
Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Related Sub-Topics

1.1 Energy is a quantity that is transferred from system to system.

5.1 Decisions concerning the use of energy resources are made at many levels.

4.1 Humans transfer and transform energy from the environment into forms useful for human endeavors

7.1 Economic security is impacted by energy choices.

3.1 The Sun is the major source of energy for organisms and the ecosystems of which they are a part

6.1 Conservation of energy has two very different meanings.

2.1 Earth constantly changes as energy flows through the system.