Part of Lesson Plan: Personal Green Practices (green lesson)
Activity Overview / Details
Points for discussion:
Why were buildings built for so long without regard for energy conservation? Why are some buildings still being constructed that way?
What energy savers are most important for summer cooling?
Describe the Energy efficient house of the future.
Ask students to turn in completed data sheets to be examined and returned.
Prepare a survey a few months later similar to the activity to identify any improvements made in home energy conservation by your students.