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Saving Energy: a Lesson for Kids

Saving-Energy

By Aymeric Maudous.

Teaching  kids about saving energy and the environment is very important issue for us.  We recently stumbled upon the US Energy Information Administration which put together an extremely useful site aimed at teaching kids about saving energy called energy KIDS.  The information is as useful for kids as it is for adults. There are 5 sections that focus on a different theme:

  • What is Energy? With some basics, energy units and various forms of energy.
  • Energy Sources: Renewable and nonrenewable, the science of electricity, Hydrogen and a very interesting Recent Statistics section provides useful facts about US petroleum production and consumption. Fun fact: Did you know for example that Texas produces 1,087,000 barrels of oil/day (and Saudi Arabia, top oil producing country, produces 10,782,000 barrels/day)?
  • Using and Saving Energy: The connection between energy and the environment, where energy like natural gas and electricity come from, and saving energy.
  • History of Energy: Timelines and famous people from Alcorn to Woods
  • Games and Activities: Riddles and puzzles, experiments, quiz and things to do.

The site has tons of additional information about what is energy as well as teaching tools including lesson plans.  You will also find useful energy calculators, a glossary and games.

Check it out and share it with your kids.  We are sure you will learn something along the way… we certainly did!

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Apr 22, 2010 | Category: Playtime, Raising a Green Baby | Comments: none | Tags: , , , , ,

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