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Future Energy Options worksheet

Year Level(s) Years 3-6 Years 7-10 Years 11-12
Subject Area(s) Geography Science SOSE General Science Earth & Environmental Science
Topic(s) Energy Environment Renewable Energy Geothermal Hydro Solar Wind
Publish Date 25th Mar 2010

This is a worksheet designed to help students research ways of reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. It recommends a number of websites, and provides data tables and focus questions as well as tasks to direct the research.

Educational value statement

  • Encourages students to use a wide range of sources for information.
  • Can be used across a range of year levels.
  • Can be downloaded as a PDF file.

Key learning objectives

  • Students summarise data on reducing energy consumption from secondary sources
  • Students investigate methods of reducing energy consumption and communicate their findings to others
  • Students identify how scientific knowledge can be used to inform personal and community decisions.


  • Science Understanding: Physical sciences; Earth and space sciences
  • Science as a Human Endeavour: Use and influence of science
  • Science Inquiry Skills: Processing and analysing data and information; Communicating.

Australian Curriculum content statements

Science: ACSSU219; ACSSU116; ACSHE083; ACSHE217; ACSIS093; ACSIS130; ACSIS133

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