This Growing Appetites, Limited Resources video also includes:
Did you know that, as the world's population increases, its demand for energy increases at an even faster rate? Learners watch a short video about the world's energy crisis before discussing the sustainable alternative energy sources. The lesson is part of a much larger PBS NOVA Energy unit, which provides you with endless extensions.
- Incorporate the video into an alternative energy sources study
- Have the class research population growth in your area and compare it with the worldwide growth the video discusses
- Pupils should be familiar with renewable versus nonrenewable energy sources when viewing the resource
- The narrator describes the content concisely using student-friendly vocabulary
- Statistics featured in the video are impactful