sustainability FOR LIBRARIANS
Sustainability and Libraries
Created by Jennifer Dawes, SJSU Summer 2023 with FAU Libraries
sustainability materials FOR EDUCATORS
Find educational materials, curriculum advice and energy education recommendations:
- Alliance to Save Energy
- Clean Energy Resources for Educators (U.S. Department of Energy) Videos, coloring books, English and Spanish materials
- Cutting Edge: Energy Lecture Series (American Association for the Advancement of Sciences)
- Energy Education (Florida Power and Light) Helping you see Florida's sunshine in action
- Energy Explained (U.S. Energy Information Administration) Your guide to understanding energy
- Energy Kids (U.S. Energy Information Administration) Includes games and activities
- Energy Literacy: Essential Principles and Fundamental Concepts for Energy Education A framework for energy education for learners of all ages
- Energy Saver (U.S. Department of Energy)
- Energy Videos (U.S. Department of Energy) these videos and the accompanying lesson plans highlight each of the seven essential principles of energy as explained in EERE's Energy Literacy Framework.
- Energy 101 Videos (U.S. Department of Energy) Learn the fundamental concepts behind renewable energy sources and energy efficiency through these short videos.
- Florida Solar Energy Center Curricula K-12 Curriculum materials, solar, hydrogen, conservation
- The NEED (National Energy Education Development) Project Free lesson plans
- NOVA Labs: The Energy Lab (PBS) Video game, design renewable energy system, and compete with others to produce the most power
- Spark Squad Comics and Activity Pages (Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy)
- State Profiles and Energy Estimates (U.S. Energy Information Administration) Downloadable statistical information
- SunSmart Schools Program (University of Central Florida)
- Sustainability Lesson Clearinghouse (Green Education Foundation) Find free sustainability lessons to use in your class and upload your own lessons to share.
- What You Need to Know About Energy
(National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine) Interactive energy primer