AGI Home | About AGIContact UsSearch 
Earth's
Dynamic Geosphere
 
Understanding Your Environment 
Earth's Fluid Spheres 
Earth's Natural Resources 
Earth System Evolution 
  

Energy Resources and
Your Community

Students are challenged to produce a report that analyzes how a 20% increase in their community's population would influence energy use in their community and to provide alternative realistic alternatives to avoid an energy-supply shortage.


STUDENTS WILL...

  • Understand how energy resources are tied to other Earth systems.
  • Participate in scientific inquiry and construct logical conclusions based on evidence.
  • Recognize that energy resources are an indispensable natural resources whose use and impact on the environment needs to be carefully monitored.
  • Appreciate the value of Earth science information in improving the quality of lives, globally and within the community.

Send all comments about this website to education@agiweb.org

Last updated: May 11, 2010


This project is supported, in part, by the National Science Foundation and the AGI Foundation. Opinions expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Foundation.



 


Chapters

Energy Resources

Activity 1
Activity 2
Activity 3
Activity 4
Activity 5
Activity 6
Activity 7
Activity 8

Mineral Resources

Water Resources


Errata

Map Resources


EarthComm Homepage

Education Homepage


It's About Time Publishers

American Geosciences Institute


  Information Services |Geoscience Education |Public Policy |Environmental
Geoscience
 |
Publications |Workforce |AGI Events


agi logo

© 2014. All rights reserved.
American Geosciences Institute, 4220 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22302-1502.
Please send any comments or problems with this site to: webmaster@agiweb.org.
Privacy Policy