Science Alive

K-12 Teacher Professional Development and Curriculum

Virtual Outreach

EnergySmart Theater Troupe for 2nd and 3rd Grade

What: 30-40 minute virtual performance telling the story of Lazy Lou the energy waster! Q&A with one of the actors will follow a screening of the performance.

Who: 2nd and 3rd grade classrooms in counties served by Southwest Gas Corporation

Where: In your virtual classroom

When: will return Spring 2021!

Interested? Email Shay Hart!

This program is generously supported by Southwest Gas!

EnergySmart Presentations for 4th Grade

What: 45 minute virtual interactive presentation with “Dr. Kilowatt” teaches life-long lessons on energy and water conservation, empowering students to incorporate energy efficiency principals into their daily lives.

Who: 4th grade classrooms in counties served by Southwest Gas Corporation.

Where: In your virtual classroom

When: will return Spring 2021

Interested? Email Chris King!

This program is generously supported by Southwest Gas!

ENERGYSMART RESOURCES

 

Welcome to EnergySmart!
Renewable Energy Spotlight

We invite educators and families toview, download and use our Rewewable Energy Spotlight highlighting the various renewable energy resources in Nevada. Click the links below to learn about the energy companies, watch virtual tours and informative video clips, and explore all of the benefits of using each renewable energy source.

 

View the Renewable Energy Spotlight!

Click here for tips on how to use the Renewable Energy Spotlight. 

Hydroelectric Energy Spotlight

 

Solar Energy Spotlight

 

Geothermal Energy Spotlight

 

Biofuel Energy Energy Spotlight

 

Watch the full Renewable Energy Spotlight!

 

CONTACT

Science Alive Team

 ScienceAlive@dri.edu

(775) 673.7380

LOCATION

Desert Research Institute
2215 Raggio Parkway
Reno, NV 89512

DIVISION

Office of Education