Electricity from renewable energy sources © Siemens Stiftung 2018 CC BY-SA 4.0 international

Electricity from renewable energy sources


Content package for interactive whiteboards:
Individual media on renewable energies are grouped together in a didactically meaningful way for teaching with an interactive whiteboard.

English, Spanish (CREA), German
Interactive (5.5 MByte)
All media for the package are contained in this zip file. After unpacking, the package can be started by double-clicking on the “start.html” file.

The content package is designed for use in elementary schools. It consists of the following 29 individual media files:
• 7 photos and photo collages of energy sources and types of power plants
• 4 schematic diagrams of various types of power plants, some animated
• 3 charts with data on the availability of energy sources, carbon dioxide emissions from electric power generation, and the electricity mix in 2050
• 2 graphics that can be labeled interactively on the structure of a wind power plant
• 1 simulation of a solar cell
• 1 information sheet providing an overview of energy sources and power plants
• 2 interactive matching exercises, one for evaluating the advantages and disadvantages of the energy sources and one for labeling the components of a wind turbine.
• 3 sets of experimentation instructions, plus related information for the teacher
• 1 content guideline on the topic of “renewable energies” for the teacher
• 1 guideline for using the media in the content package.
There are no other media directly related to this file.
Interactive whiteboard content
Personal, social and health education (PSHE)
Grade 1 to 4
Elementary school
Climate; Coal; Crude oil; Ecology; Energy supply; Environmental protection; Hydroelectric plant; Power generation; Renewable energy; Solar energy; Sustainable development; Wind power plant; Electric power generation; Renewable energy; Whiteboard-compatible
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MediaHouse GmbH using media from the Siemens Stiftung Media Portal
© Siemens Stiftung 2018
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