Renewable sources of energy

Trinity C of E First School, Thursday, 12 December 2019
10 Learning KS1, KS2, KS3

What you did

Before the Christmas Holidays our Energy Sparks team met to learn about renewable energy sources. We watched the videos suggested on the energy sparks website and in pairs the children created posters to highlight the benefits of using different renewable energy sources. 

Activity description

Resources
The Young People's Trust for the Environment has a good Introductory video explaining the advantages and disadvantages of different types of renewable energy.
The BBC has a good selection of video clips about the different types of renewable energy at:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00y5xq3/clips
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/articles/ztxwqty
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/clips/z2rtb9q

Summary information on renewable energy can be found at:
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/guides/zh7hvcw/revision/3

Download this poster about renewable energy.

Access the extensive linked resources from our Energy Sparks Blog site at:
https://blog.energysparks.uk/energy-sparks-signposting-of-energy-education-resources-lesson-plans-and-suggested-teaching-material/