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Energy

Capture, Storage, and Transformation

References and Further Readings

Framework for Science Education
A Framework for K-12 Science Education. Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Core Ideas.
http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=13165

Additional energy-related educational materials and activities from the Department of Energy
http://energy.gov/science-innovation/science-education

Additional energy-related educational materials and activities from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory
http://www.nrel.gov/education/educational_resources.html

Interactive map of energy sources in the United States from the U.S. Energy Information Administration
http://www.eia.gov/state/maps.cfm?src=home-f3

Interactive tables with numbers for production, capacity, and other features of different energy sources, by country, adjustable for different units and years from the U.S. Energy Information Administration
http://www.eia.gov/cfapps/ipdbproject/IEDIndex3.cfm

Ask Nature resources on biomimicry
http://www.asknature.org

Production statistics from the U.S. Energy Information Administration
Using the interactive tables, teachers and students can get current data on how much energy comes from various sources such as nuclear, fossil fuels or renewables.
http://www.eia.gov/countries/data.cfm

Renewable energy cost comparisons
http://www.renewable-energysources.com/

Additional Photographic Collections

Alternative energy system
http://moberismoothies.com/#/id/i7221112

Maya Pedal
http://mayapedal.org

Bike-powered gym
http://inhabitat.com/human-powered-gyms-in-hong-kong/

Grade Level

Middle & High School

Classroom Connections

Earth and Space Science
Engineering
Life Science
Physical Science

Curriculum Snapshot

  • Using photographs to recognize energy effects in the natural world
  • Examining ways to capture, store, and use energy for work

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