Energy Websites for 6th Grade

 

ENERGY INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION’S KID’S PAGE:

http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids

 

BIOMASS ENERGY

http://www.nrdc.org/air/energy/renewables/biomass.asp

 

BIOMASS ENERGY BASICS

http://www.nrel.gov/learning/re_biomass.html

 

COAL

http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/SecInfo/CoalS.pdf

 

COAL BASICS

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=coal_home-basics

 

GEOTHERMAL

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=geothermal_home-basics-k.cfm

 

GEOTHERMAL EDUCATION OFFICE

http://geothermal.marin.org

 

LET’S EXPLORE HYDROPOWER

http://westarenergy.apogee.net/kids/?ver=kkgreenng&utilid=westarenergy&id=16447

 

POWER SOURCE

http://mcecoop.apogee.net/kids/?ver=kkblue&tuilid=mcecoop&id=16167

 

RENEWABLE ENERGY

http://www.alliantenergykids.com/EnergyandTheEnvironment/RenewableEnergy/index.htm

 

RENEWABLE ENERGY:  GEOTHERMAL GENERATION

http://www.mercury.co.nz/education/education_renewable_geothermal.asp

 

WHERE FOSSIL FUELS COME FROM

http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter08.html

 

WIND ENERGY BASICS

http://www.nrel.gov/learning/re_wind.html     

 

DISADVANTAGES OF GEOTHERMAL ENERGY

http://www.clean-energy-ideas.com/articles/disadvantages_of_geothermal_energy.html

 

DISADVANTAGES OF BIOMASS ENERGY

http://www.alternative-energy-resources.net/biomass-energy-disadvantages.html

 

 

NUCLEAR ENERGY-ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES

http://library.thinkquest.org/3471/nuclear_energy_body.html

 

NUCLEAR  ENERGY

http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=nuclear_home-basics

 

WIND ENERGY ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES

http://www.kidcyber.com.au/topics/windenerg.htm

 

SOLAR ENERGY ADVANTAGES

http://www.solarenergyadvantages.net/