Geography | Ages 14-16
Part of:Climate and Energy HIWAVES
In this lesson students will be thinking about what our energy needs may be in the future, and how we will generate enough energy to meet those needs. Students will also study a diagram from an academic journal article to evaluate the reliability of renewable forms of energy.
Share the lesson objectives. Recap the unit of work and what has been covered so far.
Students recap their knowledge and understanding of renewable energy.
Students predict the amount of electricity that will be consumed in the future. They will need to take into account social and economic changes.
Students study one of the diagrams from the journal article written by the research team. They examine the reliability of two different forms of renewable energy that vary output with weather conditions.
Students answer an exam question and peer assess each other’s answers.