Work together to create a class slideshow about green buildings.
What’s the difference between energy efficiency and energy conservation? How do energy-efficient buildings help climate change? Brainstorm terms and technologies that relate to green buildings, choose one to learn about and create a slide to add to a class slideshow.
Before the class, create a “What are green buildings?” slideshow template for students to add their slides to.
A “Green buildings" glossary is provided as reference with sources listed for further research.
Read our blog post about how schools in B.C. are going green.
Decide which energy transformations needed to produce everyday items are the most environmentally sustainable.
Working in small groups, students role-play various positions at a fictitious energy company and explore the challenges...
Learn to create social media posts that effectively communicate scientific ideas.
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