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Turning Learners Into Energy Managers: A Guided Learning Experience for Waterloo Region Educators

Apr 22, 2022

This free guided learning experience includes a 45 minute pre-recorded professional development webinar, a live, virtual classroom workshop and an Energy Education Kit complete with 5 watt meters, a binder lessons and activities and stickers!

Turning Students Into Energy Managers

This free guided learning experience includes a 45 minute pre-recorded professional development webinar, a live, virtual classroom energy workshop and an Energy Education Kit complete with 5 watt meters, a binder lessons and activities and stickers!

Note: registration is only open to educators in the Waterloo Region at this time.


This exciting learning experience includes all of the knowledge, tools and resources you need to turn your students into energy managers!

How to participate:

Step 1: Watch the Energy 101 Webinar.

Energy 101: In this pre-recorded session, educators will explore a selection of GreenLearning's free resources for grades 4-12 from our award-winning Energy Revealed Program. You will leave this session with new knowledge about the resources, tools and strategies for engaging your students in energy conservation and climate action. A private viewing link will be sent to you following your registration.

Step 2: Participate in a live, virtual classroom workshop

Speak for the Trees: Kick off your classroom learning on energy with an interactive and fun virtual workshop based on Energy Revealed's Speak for the Trees Activity. In this session, students will gain an understanding of basic energy concepts and terms while learning about the connection between energy use and climate change.

Step 3: Explore & learn about energy with watt meters

Educators will be mailed an Energy Education Kit, which they can keep following the series. The kit includes a set of 5 handheld watt meters, an energy education activity binders and stickers to explore energy with your students. This kit, combined with the digital tools and resources available through Energy Revealed, will get students learning about Math, Science and Social Studies through meaningful energy data. Complete EcoSchool action cards, including the Phantom Power, Make the Switch, School Energy Exploration, and WWF Earth Hour!

Step 4: Take action by hosting a School Earth Hour

With GreenLearning's support, it's time to put your learner's knowledge and skills into action by hosting and tracking the environmental impact of a School Earth Hour. Use our digital toolkit of posters and ideas to conserve energy and make a difference. Register for our Energy Revealed Challenge and you could win up to $1,000 for your energy savings!

Questions? Email [email protected]

Spaces are limited and awarded on a first come, first served basis. Register early to avoid disappointment.

This learning experience is made possible through the generous support of:

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