What you’ll receive:
- Substitute reimbursement
- PA Professional development hours
- Breakfast, lunch, and parking
- PA standards-based curriculum
- Your choice of a hands-on NEED kit
- The opportunity to apply to participate in additional PECO Energizing Education Program activities
- The opportunity to request an educational energy audit for your school
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7:30 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
Take a quick pre-workshop assessment and meet fellow attendees. Workshop will begin promptly at 8:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. Welcome Back to the PEEP 2.0 Program!
8:30 a.m. Science of Energy STEM Challenge
Participate in a team challenge on one of 3 Science of Energy station-based thematic challenges as a way to review content, and use materials you already have, while honing science process skills.
9:30 a.m. Energy Enigma
Review the sources of energy and their use in nation through this fun trivia-style game.
10:30 a.m. Electricity – It’s about to get LIT!
Use the new elementary version of an activity you’ve seen before to learn about the challenges of balancing supply and demand! Then, try your hand at a fun challenge with circuits.
11:15 a.m. Fission Fun
Form a little “nuclear” family to explore these nuclear activities.
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m. Program Offerings and requirements
1:00 p.m. Captain Biomass to the Rescue!
Check out a fun new addition to NEED’s library that helps students understand a key part of Philadelphia’s energy picture – biomass. Explore our creative suite of activities as a fun way to get “quick and dirty” content delivery in a fun way.
1:15 p.m. Climate Science Conundrum
Kids care about climate. These activities will help your students understand the science.
2:15 p.m. Save it for Later
Take a look at the new and improved insulation design challenge from NEED’s enhanced and improved energy efficiency and conservation suite of materials. Take the tools for a spin.
3:00 p.m. Wrap-Up, Act 48 Credit, Evaluation and Kit Request
3:30 p.m. Adjourn