Energy for the Future

Third Level to Senior Phase - In-person Workshop

Class Level: S1+

Duration: 50 minutes

Apply and develop your knowledge of climate change in the context of the UK’s energy mix. As nations pledge to cut carbon emissions, sourcing clean energy is more important than ever. Discover how Scotland is planning to go green and work as a team to plan your country’s ideal energy future. It might not be as easy as it first appears.

CURRICULUM FOR EXCELLENCE

SCIENCES

SCIENCES

  • By contributing to an investigation on different ways of meeting society’s energy needs, I can express an informed view on the risks and benefits of different energy sources, including those produced from plants. SCN 4-04a
  • Having selected scientific themes of topical interest, I can critically analyse the issues, and use relevant information to develop an informed argument. SCN 4-20b

LITERACY

LITERACY

  • I can respond in ways appropriate to my role, exploring and expanding on contributions to reflect on, clarify or adapt thinking. LIT 4-02a

SOCIAL STUDIES

SOCIAL STUDIES

  • I can discuss the sustainability of key natural resources and analyse the possible implications for human activity. SOC 4-08a