Classroom: who's got the power?

Who's got the Power? is a self-contained resource for teachers aimed at S3 - S4 classes.

Who's got the Power? is a dialogue activity that builds on pupils' knowledge of renewable energy. Pupils will discuss three renewable technologies: wind, hydro and solar and decide which renewable meets the needs of a fictional Scottish island, Auchrie.

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Curriculum for Excellence links:

Science > Planet Earth > Energy sources and sustainability
Third Level: By investigating renewable energy sources and taking part in practical activities to harness them, I can discuss their benefits and potential problems.

Technology > Technological developments in society
Third Level: From my studies of sustainable development, I can reflect on the implications and ethical issues arising from technological developments for individuals and societies