Free energy education workshop for 4th-12th grade area educators.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
- 4th – 12th Grade Teachers
- CTE Teachers
- Math Teachers
FOR THE ATTENDEES:
- Breakfast and lunch provided
- Substitute Reimbursement
- A NEED Science of Energy Kit
- State aligned curriculum.
8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome to the Workshop! Introduction to The NEED Project and Energy Bingo
9:00 a.m. The Science of Energy
Learn more about the forms of energy and energy transformations while experimenting with the Science of Energy kit. Take a quick pre-workshop assessment.
11:00 a.m. Energy Round Up
This activity is used to reinforce knowledge of the nation’s leading sources of energy.
11:45 a.m. Exploring NEED Website and Opportunities
12:00 p.m. Lunch and Phillips 66 Speaker
Following the lessons on energy sources, a local Phillips 66 representative will speak about today’s and tomorrow’s energy challenges and the company’s activities in the local area.
12:45 p.m. Exploring Oil & Gas Activities
Learn about exploration, production, refining, chemical manufacturing, transportation, marketing, and uses of petroleum, natural gas, and their products in the industrial sector.
- Getting the Oil Out
- Refining Maze
- Pretzel Power
2:15 p.m. Understanding Energy Efficiency – Candy Collector, The Energy I Use Today & Conservation in the Round
These quick lessons allow participants to understand renewable and nonrenewable energy sources, their personal energy use and to better conserve energy.
3:00 p.m. Paperwork and Other Stuff:
Complete Workshop Evaluations, Post-workshop assessment, and complete Order Forms for Curriculum and Kits
3:30 p.m. Adjourn