This nonfiction reading unit (level T) focuses on electrical energy and how it gets converted to heat, light, and motion. Students learn about the path electricity takes from power plants to peopleâ€™s homes. The unit contains teacher support pages, a reading selection with supporting illustrations, and activities to guide students in close reading of the text. Students also gain practice applying content and academic vocabulary. The unit concludes with a lesson exploring text structure (Time Order) and a text-based writing activity.