Energy world

How do I use the Energy World

You can use the Energy World section of the E.ON Energy Experience in different ways depending on factors including access to computers, class size and ability.

The table shows how the online challenges and activity cards work together. Each section can be used independently.

Energy World topics

Section Online challenges and activity cards Main curriculum focus

Renewable and non-renewable energy sources

 Defining the sources

Science

 Where can we use it?

Geography

 1 Scotland and Italy

Geography

Local to global

 Current energy use

Science and geography

 Future energy use

Science and geography

 2 Your usage

Science

Climate change

 Climate change

Geography

 3 Advantages and disadvantages

Geography

Using energy

The energy trail:

Science

 Ultimate energy sources

Science

 Turbines

Science

 The generator

Science

 Transmission

Science

 Electricity in your home

Science

 4 Think safe!

Science

 5 The energy efficient kettle

Science

A nuclear future?

 A nuclear future?

Science and geography

 6 The class debate

Science and geography

Energy transformations

 Build your own power station

Science

 7 Build a wind turbine

Science

Distributing energy

 Electron Island

Science and geography

 8 Distributing electricity

Science

Global Energy Manager

 Global energy manager

Science and geography

 Role play cards

Science and geography