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Is It Sustainable? Evaluating Sources of Electricity Worksheet

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1 page (PDF)|Suitable for Grade: 6

A worksheet for considering whether an energy source is sustainable.

Use this worksheet when exploring the issue of sustainability in relation to the production of electricity.

Students choose a source of electricity and then use this teaching resource to scaffold their research into the source’s sustainability.

This educational worksheet could be used as part of a lesson or unit that explores the Physical Sciences of electricity, or as a task to develop research skills.

For further insight into this exciting resource, read our blog What is Electricity? A Bright Spark’s Teaching Guide.

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  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  • VCSSU081

    Energy from a variety of sources can be used to generate electricity; electric circuits enable this energy to be transferred to another place and then to be transformed into another form of energy

  • VCSSU081

    Energy from a variety of sources can be used to generate electricity; electric circuits enable this energy to be transferred to another place and then to be transformed into another form of energy

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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