Future Energy Options worksheet

Year Level(s)Years 3-6, Years 7-10, Years 11-12
Subject Area(s)General Science, Geography, Earth & Environmental Science, Science, SOSE
Topic(s)Renewable Energy, By Topic, Energy, Environment, Geothermal, Hydro, Solar, Wind
Resource TypeWorksheet

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

Worksheet - Future Energy options

File TypePDF
Media TypePDF
File Size0.32MB

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