Small Appliance Energy Reliance

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Learning Outcomes

By the end of this activity, learners will:
  • Investigate and describe relationships between humans and their environments, and identify related issues and scientific questions.
  • Analyze personal and public decisions that involve consideration of environmental impacts, and identify needs for scientific knowledge that can inform those decisions.

Grade Level 

  • Grades 4 - 12
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Length of Activity

2 - 3 hours

Materials List

  • Installed energy metering technology or plug in energy meter
  • Decided upon small appliances
  • Copies of Small Appliance Energy Reliance handout (optional if you have energy metering technology)

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