Introduction: This Powerpoint is a great teaching tool to get students thinking about energy. They will learn some key ideas around the concept of energy and discover energy conservation tips. The Powerpoint can be used straight from the Cool Australia website or downloaded by clicking on the Powerpoint and using the SlideShare website.
Key topics: Energy, electricity, kinetic energy, potential energy, renewable, non-renewable, conservation, energy saving tips.
Australian Curriculum content descriptions:
Year 6 Science
- Electrical circuits provide a means of transferring and transforming electricity (ACSSU097)
- Sudden geological changes or extreme weather conditions can affect Earth’s surface (ACSSU096)
- Energy from a variety of sources can be used to generate electricity (ACSSU219)
Syllabus Outcomes: SC4-15LW, SC4-12ES, SC4-10PW.