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Green House Gases
Students will understand the role of green house gasses in Earth's atmosphere and what are major contributors to green houses gas build up in the atmosphere.
For this lesson, students will investigate the hydropower by finding the potential energy for hydropower at a creek flowing into a reservoir.
Making Chemistry Visible
The objective of this lesson is to explain and demonstrate the chemical process of turning woody biomass into biofuel.
Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance: Taking Wood to New Heights
This flier summarizes the mission and goals of the Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance. The flier reads, "Led by Washington State University and funded by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, the Northwest ...
Value of the Slash of a Tree
In this lesson students will look at forest ecosystems and determine the estimated slash of the tress. Other forest ecosystem discussions can be implemented as well such as fire ecology.
The Great Debate
This lesson is designed to help students understand the differences in stakeholder perspectives and the collaboration required to overcome the complex problem of creating a bioenergy infrastructure.
CO2 and Biofuel Transportation Adventure Race
In this lesson, students will be tasked with determining the best method of transporting slash from the environment to a pretreatment facility. Students will be given a choice of one of three transportation methods and ...
Biomass Adventure Race
This adventure race lesson covers the four key stages of the biomass supply chain: production, pre-‐processing, conversion, and supplying to consumers.
NARA's Investment in Biofuel Education
This flier describes education programs administered through Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance and their impact.
Energy Explorations: Tag
Learn about renewable and non-renewable resources and identify issues related to the environment from using them. This lesson plan is designed for 5th- and 6th-grade students.