The Science of Energy

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Course Co-op Power Green Job Training Order 2
Unit The Science of Energy
Authors Lynn Benander and Scott Reed, Co-op Power Inc.
Lesson Plans
A Cup of Coffee  (2 hr, wk 1)
A Cup of Coffee - Take Two  (2 hr, wk 1)
A Cup of Coffee - Take Three  (2 hr, wk 1)
What is Heat?  (1 hr, wk 2)
Building an Air Conditioner  (3 hr, wk 3)
Solar Pathways and Seasons  (1 hr, wk 15)

Start Date 25 December 2010 End Date 2 April 2011 Total hours 12 hours

Learning Objectives

On completion of this unit, a student will be able to:

Basic Energy Information

Energy Efficiency Improvements

General Skills and Knowledge

MVTECF 3.C Science and Engineering/Technology

Unit Overview

This unit shows how energy is generated, measured, transferred, and contained.

Background Reading and Bibliography