4th Sharing the Planet

    Paper Circuits


    All energy sources:

    http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=2​

    Boulder Schools Energy Use Live

    Energy Resources on the Web

    Natural Gas

    http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=natural_gas_home-basics

    http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter08.html  (California Energy Commission)

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/ElemInfo/NGasE.pdf

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/spanish/What%20is%20Natural%20Gas%20Span%2005.pdf (Spanish version of Project NEED infosheet)

    Coal

    http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=coal_home-basics

    http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter08.htm(California Energy Commission)

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/ElemInfo/CoalE.pdf

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/spanish/What%20is%20Coal%20Span%2005.pdf (Spanish version of Project NEED infosheet)

    Petroleum

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/ElemInfo/PetroE.pdf​

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/spanish/What%20is%20Petroleum%20Span%2005.pdf (Spanish version of Project NEED infosheet)

    http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=oil_home-basics

    http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter08.html (California Energy Commission)

    Solar

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/ElemInfo/SolarE.pdf

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/spanish/What%20is%20Solar%20Energy%20Span%2005.pdf (Spanish version of Project NEED infosheet)

    http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=solar_home-basics

    http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter15.html (California Energy Commission)

    Wind

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/ElemInfo/WindE.pdf

    http://www.need.org/needpdf/spanish/What%20is%20Wind%20Span%2005.pdf

    (Spanish version of Project NEED infosheet)

    http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=wind_home-basics

    http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter16.html ​(California Energy Commisson)

    Nuclear Energy:

    http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/basic-ref/students.html​

    Hydrogen Fuel Cells

    http://c03.apogee.net/contentplayer/?coursetype=kids&id=16207&utilityid=pseg

    http://www.energykids.eu/res-fuel-cells

    https://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=hydrogen_home-basics

    https://www.teachertube.com/video/hydrogen-fuel-cells-279647 (Video)


    Online Activities:

    http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/gamesactivities/circuitsconductors.html (build a circuit)

    http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/gamesactivities/electricitycircuits.html (electricity and circuits)

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/10_11/changing_circuits.shtml (changing circuits)

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/physical_processes/electrical_circuits/play/ (circuits)

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/physical_processes/circuits_conductors/play/ (electrical conductors)

    Energy Final Activity

    Mountaintop removal coal mining:

    http://ilovemountains.org/ ​

     

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