An incredibly useful resource which allows your green team to calculate energy usage over a given time period and then relate it to lots of real life scenarios such as how many cups of tea or how many hours of TV would use the equivalent amount of energy. Excitingly, it also calculates what you could buy for the school if you were to save some of the energy consumed - what further motivation could your green team need to get energy saving?
In order to achieve any Eco-Schools award, it's vital to raise awareness in school and find ways of your green team engaging with every pupil in the school. These fun images are a great way to remind your class to turn off lights and computers, saving both energy and money in school.
Through an interactive starter activity pupils discover how energy access via the National Grid differs between their own country and Kenya. They look at renewable energy solutions and in the main activity have the opportunity to design and build their own wind turbine.