Lesson Overview

Energy and energy sources

In this lesson series students will be introduced to the concepts of energy and renewable and non-renewable energy sources.

ACS Codes

ACSSU097

Lesson Objectives

Students will:

  • Explore the concept of energy.
  • Describe how we use energy from different sources in everyday life.
  • Discuss how knowledge about the effects of using the Earth's resources has changed over time.
  • Consider how personal and community choices influence our use of sustainable sources of energy.

Evidence of Learning

Can the student:

  • Explain why and how different sources of energy are used in everyday life.
  • Identify the different forms and sources of energy used throughout their day.