Best of Bristol Virtual Fieldtrip: Solar Power

Come with us on a virtual fieldtrip, exploring Bristol’s very best examples of sustainability.

Years: 3, 4, 5, 6

Duration: 30mins

Curriculum Objectives: 5

Subjects: D&T, Geography, PSHE, Science

Resource Overview

Have you ever thought about the benefits of solar power? Explore issues relating to renewable energy in fascinating and fun ways, through our Best of Bristol Virtual Fieldtrip all about solar energy, and related resources.

These learning materials would make fantastic introductions to topic work around energy and sustainability, but also work as standalone lessons individually.

(Click the zip file to download this film in hi-definition)

Resource Assets


Best of Bristol Fieldtrip Notes: Solar Power


Best of Bristol Solar Power (hi-definition)


Curriculum Objectives

  • Describe and understand key aspects of human geography, including: types of settlement and land use, economic activity including trade links, and the distribution of natural resources including energy, food, minerals and water.
  • Year 4 (Age 8-9)
    • Identify common appliances that run on electricity.