Investigate how we consume electricity in our lives and what devices have the biggest energy appetites.
This activity gets two teams to brainstorm all the ways we use electricity in our daily lives until they run out of ideas. Then, students work together to sort household items from highest to lowest energy consumption.
A single screen and laptop is used for watching the video and answering questions together as a class.
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The activities also connect to a variety of grade-specific curricular competencies and content in a variety of subjects including Social Studies, Science, and English Language Arts.
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