Conserving Energy through Grid Modernization

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After learning about the technology of grid modernization, middle schoolers investigate its effectiveness in energy conservation. This is accomplished through a collaborative research assignment, resulting in a written summary and additional questions. What makes this lesson plan stellar is that it provides links to informative websites, quality handouts to guide learners, a research rubric, detailed directions, and more!

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  • Provides plenty of support for the teacher, including background information, tips, and modifications
  • Nicely formatted handouts and rubrics are available
  • Addresses science and technology concepts in addition to enhancing research and writing skills
  • Meets Common Core State Standards in writing

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