We found 49 resources with the concept natural gas
2001 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response Questions
10th - 12th
Water quality testing often reveals interesting facts about the local environment. Scholars respond to several AP® questions highlighting topics such as air pollution, water pollution, and the spread of disease. Each question requires a...
2012 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response Questions
10th - 12th
Sometimes solving one problem leads to another. Scholars respond to questions about fracking to harvest natural gas and other environmental related topics. The resource provides items released from the 2012 AP® Environmental Science exam...
What's the Deal With Fossil Fuels?
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Plastic bags, laptops, and even toothpaste all contain petroleum. A lesson explains how to define fossil fuels, including petroleum, and the many uses for fossil fuels in our everyday lives. It also details why new sources need to...
Fracking Explained: Opportunity or Danger
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The use of fracking on five continents means many debates occur about its safety. The video explains what fracking is and why some consider it unsafe. It highlights why people use fracking and the reasons some areas no longer allow it.
By Air, Land, or Sea: The Formation and Location of Our Natural Resources
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Coal forms from the ancient remains of plants that were alive on Earth before the dinosaurs! Scholars use their t-charts from the previous instructional activity over resources and research to determine if their information is correct....
Generating Electricity: Evaluating the Sustainability of Today's and Tomorrow's Energy Sources
9th - 12th
Energize your class with a shocking lesson on energy — for both today and tomorrow. Class members investigate the energy sources of their local power company. Groups then work together to determine the impact of one activity and a...
Fracking: Positive or Negative Impact?
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Your teenagers may have heard of fracking, but do they really know what it is? And could they debate the benefits and risks? Educate your environmental science class with a lesson about hydraulic fracturing, non-renewable energy sources,...
Investigation: Concept Mapping Alternative Fuels
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Accompanying this graphic organizer activity are a complete reading assignment on alternative fuels and a chart of their characteristics to use as reference. These high-quality resources will be a valuable addition to your energy unit.
Cambridge Ideas - How Many Lightbulbs?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Humans have become addicted to fossil fuels. From pumping oil into our cars, to burning natural gas to heat our water, or using coal to create electricity that lights our homes, we are constantly relying on these nonrenewable resources....
Producing Energy From Fossil Fuels and Renewable Sources
6th - 12th
All types of energy are presented here, with neat pictures and labels to illustrate the technology typically used. Ways of harnessing the energy most efficiently are discussed, and good examples provide starters for further research....