About the Geothermal Office of Education

GEOTHERMAL ENERGY CURRICULUM

An in-depth curriculum unit about geothermal energy presented in the context of today's energy needs and available energy alternatives.

  • Designed to reflect current educational philosophy and state frameworks
  • 80+ pages suitable for grades 4-8
  • Many hands-on activities: discovery learning, demonstrations, lab experiments, individual and group learning, research and civic involvement opportunities.
  • Pacific Northwest Supplement available.

INTEGRATED SUBJECTS

Geology

 

History

 

Energy

 

Math

Geography

 

Physics

 

Language Arts


STUDENT FRIENDLY:
  • Dynamic Graphics
  • Friendly yet sophisticated text
  • Opportunities for various learning styles
  • Low temperature uses
  • Electricity
  • Volcanoes
  • Continental Drift
  • Geysers
  • Geothermal through the ages
  • Renewable and other energy resources
TEACHER FRIENDLY:
  • Copy-ready student pages
  • Management suggestions and supplemental activities
  • Includes: safety precautions, metric/customary activities, glossary, additional resources
  • Pages designed to stand alone for thematic teaching and for individual selection of pages to coordinate with other units
  • Teacher preface
  • Video tape grades 3-5
  • Video tape grade 6 through adult


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September 22 , 2000
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