This workshop will take place in the central time zone.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
- K – 12th Grade Science Teachers
- CTE Teachers
- Math Teachers
FOR THE ATTENDEES:
- It’s FREE
- Substitute Reimbursement/Stipend
- A NEED Science of Energy Kit
- State standard aligned curriculum
Priority seating given to teachers from the following states
California, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah and Washington
8:45 a.m. Registration Sign In
9:00 a.m. Welcome to the Workshop!
9:30 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.
10:30 a.m. Candy Collector & Virtual Baseload Balance
These activities will teach about renewable and nonrenewable sources and how long they last and the economics of electricity generation.
11:15 a.m. Phillips 66 Speaker and Q & A
11:45 a.m. Wellness Break and Lunch
12:15 p.m. Exploring Oil & Gas
Learn about exploration, production, refining, chemical manufacturing, transportation, marketing, and uses of petroleum, natural gas, and their products in the industrial sector.
- Perforated Well Activity
- Refining Maze
- Petroleum Ponder
1:40 p.m. Who Am I? – Oil & Gas Career Round Up
2:00 p.m. Understanding Energy Efficiency – Conservation in the Round
This quick lesson allows participants to understand their personal energy use and to better conserve energy.
2:15 p.m. About the NEED Website
2:30 p.m. Wrap Up and Survey Links
3:00 p.m. Adjourn