Check-in and enjoy the continental breakfast. Complete workshop pre-test.
Meet your fellow participants. Review goals and objectives for the workshop. Discuss Kentucky Core Content standards and correlations to NEED curriculum. Learn more about the KY Energy Management for Schools programs. View the NEED Website and NEED Student Energy Polls.
Learn about the forms of energy and energy transformations while experimenting with the NEED Science of Energy kit. Hands-on demonstrations that students use to teach themselves and others about forms of energy and energy transformations.
Participants learn about the major sources of energy used in the United States through a variety of NEED activities
Participants rank the ten sources of energy used to generate electricity in the U.S and demonstrate energy transformations that occur during the generation of electricity.
Participants will determine the energy efficiency of different types of transportation and benefits of transportation alternatives.
Using activities module, students and teachers can reduce energy costs for their schools. Using the tools included in NEED’s Monitoring and Mentoring kit, learn how your classroom can become a laboratory for students to discover ways to reduce energy consumption in their school. You’ll also be introduced to NEED’s Blueprint for Student Energy Teams.
Based on tic-tac-toe, Energy Squares participants will ‘test’ their knowledge of energy sources and energy-related topics.
Learn more about NEED’s Youth Awards Program, a central component of NEED’s student leadership program, recognizing students who plan and facilitate energy education projects in their schools and communities.
Complete post-test, evaluations and order forms for NEED materials. Distribution of reimbursement forms.
Louisville Gas & Electric/Kentucky Utilities (LG&E/KU)