This is a comprehensive renewable, nonrenewable, and alternative energy interactive notebook. Inside you will find:
*Renewable/Nonrenewable definition foldable
*Renewable and Nonrenewable reading passage with notes foldable
*Tell me your thinking activity- Students will decide whether air, rock, animals, water, or plastic are renewable or nonrenewable and then justify their thinking. Blank template included.
*Renewable and Nonrenewable Sort
*Fossil Fuels foldable
*Mining Coal Cookie Lab- Students will model gathering coal and the destruction it causes to the environment using a chocolate chip cookie and toothpick
*Renewable and Nonrenewable advantages/disadvantages/example sort
*Alternative energy foldable
*Alternative energy vocabulary match up- Using turbine, conservation, alternative energy, and inexhaustible
*Solar, Wind, Geothermal, Hydroelectric, and Biofuel foldables
*Creating biofuels lab- Students will use active yeast in a plastic bottle with sugar to blow up a balloon and show how biofuels are produced
*Alternative energy advantages and disadvantages foldable
*Alternative energy persuasive poster- Students will create and describe a poster persuading others to use their type of alternative energy
This ends up being 18 pages worth of an interactive notebook! There are many places for differentiation added in. For all foldables and activities there are teacher directions and pictures given.
Please look at the preview for some examples.
This product supports TEK 4.7C and 5.7C for science.