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Curriculum links - Scotland

Scotland

All areas support the curricular aims in all National Curriculum Courses in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Science and the Curriculum 5–14 Scotland for developing Communication Skills’, ‘Investigative Skills’ and ‘Problem Solving Skills’

Online activities

Challenge Sub-activity National Curriculum Links
The energy company The generation game

Curriculum 5-14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

The control panel

Curriculum 5-14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

The carbon tsar Carbon emissions and you

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Science Topic 3: Energy and its uses

Standard Grade Chemistry Topic 5: Fuels

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

Standard Grade Biology Topic 1: The Biosphere
Tackling the country’s carbon emissions

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Science Topic 3: Energy and its uses

Standard Grade Chemistry Topic 5: Fuels

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

The power generator

The power generator

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

The Government

The Government

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters
The environmental scientist The greenhouse effect

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Intermediate 1 Chemistry Unit 3: Chemistry and Life

Standard Grade Biology Topic 1: The Biosphere
Consequences of the greenhouse effect

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Intermediate 1 Chemistry Unit 3: Chemistry and Life

Standard Grade Biology Topic 1: The Biosphere
The homeowner What is energy?

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Science Topic 3: Energy and its uses

Standard Grade Biology Topic 1:The Biosphere

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters
Energy transformations

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Science Topic 3: Energy and its uses

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters
Energy transfer

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Science Topic 3: Energy and its uses

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters
Where does my energy come from?

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Science Topic 3: Energy and its uses

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters
Less is best

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

 

Activity cards

Activity Sub-activity National Curriculum Links
The energy company Electricity trading

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters
The carbon tsar Home energy audit

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

The power generator The Westmarket report

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

The Government Three points of view 

Curriculum 5–14: Environmental Studies

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters

The environmental scientist Feeling the heat?

Intermediate 1 Chemistry Unit 3: Chemistry and Life

Standard Grade Biology Topic 1: The Biosphere
The homeowner Energy efficient house

Standard Grade Science Topic 3: Energy and its uses

Standard Grade Chemistry Topic 5: Fuels

Standard Grade Physics Unit 6: Energy Matters