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Energy Is Everywhere!

Electricity, light, sound - we are surrounded by these forms of energy every day!

Discover the science behind energy transformations while taking part in fascinating demonstrations which reinforce concepts introduced in ConocoPhillips Science On Stage: Exploring Energy.

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This presentation investigates types of energy, how they are produced, and how they affect matter, covering key TEKS science objectives in a fun way.

See how an electrical circuit works, learn how instruments produce different pitches, and find out how glow sticks make light – all in one presentation!

Booking Exploring Energy? Pair with other programs in an Outreach Package!
Add on a showing of “We Choose Space” in the Discovery Dome and the brand new Chevron Earth Science On Wheels alternative energy program (booking for Fall 2015) to have the Technological Wonders package!

Presentation-Specific TEKS Curriculum Included In Every Program Booked!

Download TEKS-based curriculum for Exploring Energy at the links below.

These documents include specific TEKS correlations, activities to prepare your class for the outreach presentation, vocabulary covered in the presentation, and activities to reinforce what students have learned.

Grades 2
Grades 3 – 5
Middle School

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