Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Classroom Lesson Plan
Utilities: Saving Energy at School
GRADE LEVEL: 6-12
ACADEMIC SUBJECT(S) MOST APPROPRIATE FOR ACTIVITY: Science
TIME TO COMPLETE: 1 Class Period
By surveying the school’s energy spending, students will familiarize themselves with energy costs in a real-world setting and make recommendations for energy efficient practices based on their findings. Through their recommendations and proposals, students will be able to see how their actions can impact the school.
- analyze the school’s energy use and propose energy efficient practices throughout the school.
Provided by a joint venture between JET, True North Stars Perkins Consortium, IRRRB, and Story North Productions to be used with the Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Project, Utilities Sector.