March: Environment

How should we power the world?
Advisory Activities for March
Wednesday 3/2/16
Today you are going to visit a website to learn about types energy and how we use them to power our world! Use this worksheet to get started, you can make a copy of it in your drive and fill it in!


Read the article linked here to read about non renewable resources


Read the article linked here to read about renewable resources


Answer the following questions as you read:


Which energy sources are renewable?

What does renewable mean?

Which energy sources are nonrenewable?

What does nonrenewable mean?

Is one type of energy better than the other?

Which energy sources do you think are the best to use?

Monday 3/7/16
Using the information from last Wednesday, read this article about renewable energy vs. fossil fuels and then create a chart like this one to compare. If you want, you can even make a copy of this document and fill it in.

If you finish filling in your chart, check out this interactive game about choosing how to power up your city. If you don't have time, don't worry, you will have some time on Wednesday!

Wednesday 3/9/16
Check out this interactive game about choosing how to power up your city. While you play, use this worksheet to help you remember some of the choices you made that did and did not work. If you want, you make a copy of the worksheet and fill it in online!

Monday 3/14/16
Now that you have some experience making energy choices for your city, use this proposal sheet to decide how your city should power up, and write a letter to your city government convincing them that you are right. If you want, you make a copy of the worksheet and fill it in online! You will have today and Wednesday to finish this activity so make sure you use the resources provided to cite evidence of why your city should listen to you...

Wednesday 3/16/16
Now that you have some experience making energy choices for your city, use this proposal sheet to decide how your city should power up, and write a letter to your city government convincing them that you are right. If you want, you make a copy of the worksheet and fill it in online! You have today to finish this activity so make sure you use the resources provided to cite evidence of why your city should listen to you...

Enjoy your Spring Break and Intersession!








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