Resource

Saving Energy

Overview

In this lesson pupils will learn what is meant by the term energy source. They will consider how they use energy in their lives and be introduced to the basic environmental concerns raised when creating electricity from burning fossil fuels or through nuclear reactions.

Pupils will then be shown how they can help the environment through saving energy in their day to day lives.

More Lessons resources

Lessons, Understanding Rules & The Law, KS1 (ages 5-7)

Rules: You Can’t Do That Here

In this lesson pupils will consider that some rules are made to keep people safe. They will follow the story of Callum, a Go-Giver who wants to find a place…

Lessons, Health and Wellbeing, KS1 (ages 5-7)

Healthy Eating

In this lesson pupils will learn about the importance of eating the right amounts of different food groups as part of a healthy lifestyle. Pupils will have the opportunity to…

Lessons, Health and Wellbeing, Relationships, KS1 (ages 5-7)

How Do You Feel Today?

In this lesson pupils will read about Mitali and his concerns for his friend Anna, who appears to be withdrawn and unhappy. Pupils will consider what can make people feel…

More Social action/Active Citizenship resources

Lessons, Sustainability and the Environment, KS4 (ages 14-16)

COMING SOON! Climate action – using the law to drive change

COP26 is being hosted in Glasgow this year and will be a pivotal moment in tackling the global climate...

Lessons, Social action/Active Citizenship, Sustainability and the Environment, Understanding Rules & The Law, KS1 (ages 5-7)

Protecting Local Habitats

In this lesson pupils will learn the meaning of the word habitat and have an introduction to different habitats that can be found in the UK. Pupils will examine how…

Lessons, Diversity and Inclusion, KS2 (ages 7-11)

Martin Luther King: Sacrificing All for the Dream

This lesson looks at discrimination against African Americans in the United States during the 1950s and 1960s, the Civil Rights Movement and how Martin Luther King achieved change through peaceful…

More Sustainability and the Environment resources

Lessons, Sustainability and the Environment, KS2 (ages 7-11)

Plastic Pollution

Find out more about the impact of plastic on our oceans. Watch this introductory video and use our free...

Lessons, Diversity and Inclusion, KS2 (ages 7-11)

Citizenship and the Wider World

During this lesson pupils consider what it means to be a global citizen and what rights and responsibilities come with this.   They consider a range of global issues; analysing…

Lessons, Social action/Active Citizenship, Sustainability and the Environment, Understanding Rules & The Law, KS1 (ages 5-7)

Protecting Local Habitats

In this lesson pupils will learn the meaning of the word habitat and have an introduction to different habitats that can be found in the UK. Pupils will examine how…

More KS1 (ages 5-7) resources

Lessons, Community, Sustainability and the Environment, KS1 (ages 5-7)

Pollution: Expedition to Planet Blueball

This lesson explores the issues of pollution of our planet and sustainable power. It is based around an animated story, involving the Go-Givers characters, in which creatures from a friendly…

Lessons, Economics, Money and Managing Resources, KS1 (ages 5-7)

Money – Wants and Needs

In this lesson pupils will consider the difference between wants and needs and discuss how our wants and needs can influence how we spend money. Pupils learn that money comes…

Lessons, Understanding Rules & The Law, KS1 (ages 5-7)

Rules: You Can’t Do That Here

In this lesson pupils will consider that some rules are made to keep people safe. They will follow the story of Callum, a Go-Giver who wants to find a place…

Welcome to our new website! Have a look at our primary resources (Go-Givers)– now available here on our main website. Log in to reset your password or click ‘Join’ to find out more about how to access our free subscription