Smarter Power Competition
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Implementation time: 60 minutes
File type: PDF, PPT, MP4
Your pupils are about to embark on an amazing energy adventure!
They’ll journey with Wilbur the penguin, learning about fossil fuels, renewable energy and the importance of saving energy, as well as discovering how smart meters — a new technology being installed in British homes — can help families become more energy efficient. This lesson will also prepare pupils to enter the Smarter Power Competition.
Understand the importance of saving energy
Understand what smart technology is and how it can help save people energy
Look at examples of smart technology
Understand what smart meters do and their benefits
Apply learning to draw a comic strip of their energy saving day using a smart energy monitor!
Be in with a chance of winning one of our great prizes...
One national winner
• £50k energy makeover for your school
• Trip to the science museum for pupil (along with two adults and another child)
•£25k energy makeover for your school
Eleven regional winners
•Einstein+ tablet for your school
• iPad for pupil
•Wilbur toy for pupil
The competition deadline is 5PM on Thursday 12th January 2017.
Terms and conditions for the competition can be found at www.generationgreen.co.uk/competition-terms-and-conditions
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- 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.