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TN-SCORE ENERGY EDUCATION MODULES

TN-SCORE has created several Energy Education Modules for use with K-12 groups. Modules have been distributed through Tennessee's STEM Hubs. This page provides links to module materials and lesson plans. Also, educational videos highlighting the wind and solar modules are included. 

Wind Energy: Grades 6-8

Wind Module.pdf

Through this Module Students Will:

Learn about wind energy in Tennessee
Learn how wind turbines work
Analyze how wind is captured
Test efficiency of wind turbine blades
Explore the optimum angles and locations for wind power

Solar Energy: Grades 6-8

Solar Module.pdf

Through this Module Students Will:

Learn about solar energy in Tennessee
how solar cells and fuel cells work
Analyze how energy is measured
Test power output from solar panels
Explore the components of fuel cells


Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells (DSSC): Grades 9-12

DSSC_English.pdf

DSSC_Spanish.pdf

Through this Module Students Will:

Analyze the use of solar energy
Explore future trends in solar
Demonstrate electron transfer
Construct a dye-sensitized solar cell using vegetable and fruit pigment
Analyze how energy is measured and test power output from the solar cell