Energy nation

Curriculum links - Wales

Wales

Each activity in Energy Nation supports the curricula for science and geography/environmental studies in England, Scotland and Wales.

Use the links below to see the curriculum links for Wales.

Online activities

Challenge Sub-activity National Curriculum Links QCA Scheme of Work
The energy company The generation game

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.1, 5.3, 5.6, 5.7

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

The control panel

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.1

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

Unit 9H: Using Chemistry
The carbon tsar Carbon emissions and you

KS3 Science

Sc3: 2.11, 2.12

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

Unit 9H: Using Chemistry
Tackling the country’s carbon emissions

KS3 Geography

Geographical enquiry and skills: 1.1, 1.7,

1.9, 1.10

Themes : 3.3, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10

Unit 14: Can the earth cope? Ecosystems, population and resources

Section 6: How can a resource be planned and managed?

KS3 Citizenship

2a, 2c, 3a

Unit 10: Debating a global issue

Unit 21: People and the environment

The power generator

The power generator

KS3 Geography

Geographical enquiry and skills: 1.1, 1.7,

1.9, 1.10

Themes: 3.3, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10

Unit 8: Coastal environments

Section 5: How are coastal areas used by people? What conflicts of interest occur over the use of coastal areas and how can they be resolved?

Unit 14: Can the earth cope? Ecosystems, population and resources

Section 6: How can a resource be planned and managed?

KS3 Citizenship

2a, 2c, 3a

Unit 10: Debating a global issue

Unit 21: People and the environment

The Government

The Government

KS3 Geography

Geographical enquiry and skills: 1.7, 1.9,

Themes: 3.3, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10

Unit 14: Can the earth cope? Ecosystems, population and resources

Unit 16: What is development?

Section 1: What factors do we need to consider?

KS3 Citizenship

2a, 2c, 3a

Unit 10: Debating a global issue

Unit 21: People and the environment

The environmental scientist The greenhouse effect

KS3 Science

Sc3: 2.11, 2.12

Sc4: 5.1, 5.4

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

Unit 9H: Using Chemistry
Consequences of the greenhouse effect

KS3 Geography

Geographical enquiry and skills: 1.1,1.9,

Themes: 3.3, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10

Unit 4: Flood disaster - how do people cope?

Unit 8: Coastal environments

KS3 Citizenship. 2a, 2c, 3a

Unit 10: Debating a global issue

Unit 21: People and the environment

The homeowner What is energy?

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.1, 5.7

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Energy transformations

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.6, 5.7

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

Energy transfer

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.6

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

Where does my energy come from?

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.1, 5.2

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

Unit 9H: Using Chemistry
Less is best

KS3 Science

Sc3: 2.12

Sc4: 5.1

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

Unit 9H: Using Chemistry

 

Activity cards

Activity Sub-activity National Curriculum Links QCA Scheme of Work
The energy company Electricity trading

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.8, 5.9

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

The carbon tsar Home energy audit

KS3 Science

Sc3: 2.11, 2.12

Sc4: 5.1

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity

The power generator The Westmarket report

KS3 Geography

Geographical enquiry and skills: 1.7, 1.9

Themes:3.3, 3.8,3 9, 3.10

Unit 8: coastal environments. Section 5: How are coastal areas used by people? What conflicts of interest occur over the use of coastal areas and how can they be resolved?

Unit 14: Can the earth cope? Ecosystems, population and resources

Section 6: How can a resource be planned and managed?

KS3 Citizenship

2a 2c, 3a

Unit 10: Debating a global issue

Unit 21: People and the environment

The Government Three points of view KS3 Geography
Geographical enquiry and skills:
1.7, 1.9,
Themes: 3.3, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10
Unit 14: Can the earth cope?
Ecosystems, population and resources
Unit 16: What is developments?
Section 1: What factors do we need to consider?
KS3 Citizenship
2a, 2c, 3a
Unit 10: Debating a global issue
Unit 21: People and the environment
The environmental scientist Feeling the heat?

KS3 Geography

Geographical enquiry and skills: 1.1, 1.9

Themes: 3.3, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10

Unit 4: Flood disaster - how do people cope?

Unit 8: Coastal environments

KS3 Citizenship

2a, 2c, 3a

Unit 10: Debating a global issue

Unit 21: People and the environment
The homeowner Energy efficient house

KS3 Science

Sc4: 5.1, 5.6, 5.7

Unit 7I: Energy Resources

Unit 9I: Energy and Electricity