Resources

This page provides quick links to commonly requested resources such as induction guides for new schools or new users, printable energy monitoring sheets for pupils, switch off posters and Energy Sparks flyers. All the resources can be downloaded to your own computer or printed.

Getting Started
Energy Sparks Marketing pack
Download our marketing pack to share with colleagues
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Energy Sparks Starter Resource Pack
Starter resources for your Energy Sparks pupil team
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Energy Sparks User Guide
An introduction to Energy Sparks highlighting the main features and functionality so that you can get the most from the online tool.
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Home Learning
Be an Energy Detective
Use your powers of detection to spot everything that uses electricity in your home.
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Make the switch
Have a conversation about which electrical items it is safe for you to turn off in your homes.  Keep an eye on them to make sure no one is leaving them on!
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Power Down Day
Challenge yourself to a day without using an electricity - or energy!
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Zap energy saps
Think about where your family is wasting energy and make posters to encourage them to change their habits.
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General Eco-team resources
Energy Sparks eco club programme
Download this programme of Energy Sparks eco-club activities for the year
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Energy Sparks energy week plan
Download this whole week of activities devoted to reducing energy use at your school!
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Running Energy Sparks as a club
Overview of how to run Energy Sparks as a club
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Monitoring and recording sheets
Appliance monitoring worksheet
Printable worksheet for recording the energy used by individual appliances
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Temperature monitoring record sheet
Printable temperature monitoring record sheet to allow pupils to keep track of classroom temperatures
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Posters
Leave the light off poster
Printable poster for displaying round your school
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Stay Goodbye to Standby poster
Printable poster for displaying round your school
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Turn down the heating thermostat poster
Printable poster for displaying round your school
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Flyers
Be a solar spotter
For families in the Bath area:  Help Bath & West Community Energy find roofs to put solar panels on.
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Energy Sparks for pupils summary
Downloadable summary of what Energy Sparks can offer pupils
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Energy Sparks for school managers summary
Downloadable summary of what Energy Sparks can offer school managers
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Energy Sparks for teachers summary
Downloadable summary of what Energy Sparks can offer teachers
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