Energy Through Time

Energy Through Time
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Preparation time: 15 minutes

Implementation time: 60 minutes

File type: PDF

This lesson plan and PowerPoint Presentation enable pupils to travel back in time to find out how and where fossil fuels come from to aid their understanding of the term ‘non-renewable’, as well as finding out about the key discoveries and inventions which led to the comfort, convenience and technology we take for granted today. Using information cards on different energy types and worksheets, pupils create sustainable solutions to fulfil our energy needs of the future.

Risk assessment:
  • Ensure supervision is provided throughout to ensure correct use of equipment, e.g hammer and nails.
  • Safety equipment should be used when working with heat sources.
Curriculum areas:

English, Geography, History, Science