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Science (Grade 5) - Conservation of Energy and Resources
This guide was formally called CONSERVATION OF ENERGY. Grade 5 students will study the demands modern society places on non-renewable sources of energy, and the development of alternative and renewable sources. They will deepen their understanding of how devices use energy by designing, constructing and operating their own devices. In addition, students will expand their knowledge of the different sources of energy and classify them as renewable and non-renewable.
Books
  • Biofuels (J 333.9539 NEW)
  • Examining Wind Energy (J 621.31213 ATC)
  • Hydrogen Fuel (J 665.81 SOL)
  • Wind Power (J 333.92 ALL)
  • Nuclear Power  (J 621.483 DUK)
  • Solar Power (J 333.7923 VOG)
  • Energy (J 531.6 NEW)
  • Examining Water Power (J 333.91409 GAR)
  • Examining Nuclear Energy (J 333.7924 GAR )
  • Saving Water and Energy (J 333.72 Ste)
  • Energy (J 531.6 NEW)
  • Earth-Friendly Energy (J 333.79 FRI)
    Includes bonus sections on Into the Future, Going Green, Source Notes, Selected Bibliography and Further Reading.
  • Nuclear Energy (J 621.483 LUS)
  • Biomass Energy (J 333.9539 HAN)
  • Solar Power (J 333.7923 MOR)
    How is solar power used around the world today? Find out about it’s renewable benefits, potential problems and future trends.
  • Solar Energy  (J 621.47 ZUC)
  • Wind Energy (J 333.92 HIG)
  • Methane Energy (J 333.9539 FAR)
  • Science vs. the Energy Crisis (J 621.042 HUN)
  • Save Energy Every Day (J 644 GAG)
  • Hydroelectric Energy (J 621.312134 ORR)
    Features 21st century content and useful margin notes for learning and innovation skills.
  • Examining Geothermal Energy (J 333.88097 ATC)
  • Bio-Fuels (J 662.88 MUS)
    Find out how scientists are tapping into this sustainable engery resource. Includes margin notes on 21st century content plus tips on learning and innovation skills.
  • Geothermal Power (J621.44 BRE)
  • Fracking (J 622.3381 NAG)
    Provides information on fracking, including how it is done, the impact it can have on the environment, and why it is so controversial.
  • Solar Power (J 333.7923 OLL)
  • Geothermal, Biomass, and Hydrogen (J 333.794 OLL)
  • How a Solar-Powered Home Works (J 621.47 Har)
  • How Renewable Energy Works (J 333.794 Bar)
  • Energy and Power (J 333.79 PAR)
    From the series, ’How it Works’ discover the technology behind 15 different energy-generating systems.
  • All About the Transfer of Energy [DVD] (J 531.6 ALL)
  • This Is My Planet (J 363.73874 THO)
  • Energy Technology (J 621.042 OXL)
    This book covers the latest developments in technology. Feature boxes include How it Works, What’s Next, and For and Against.
  • Water Power (J 621.31213 NEW)
  • Biomass Power (J 333.9539 MOR)
    From the,’Energy Sources’ series explore the facts, issues and the future of energy. Includes a glossary.
  • Geothermal Power (J 621.44 BRE)
  • Solar Power (J 333.7923 VOG)
  • Natural Gas (J 553.285 ROW)
  • Nuclear Power (J 621.483 DUK)
  • Wind Power (J 621.312136 MOR)
    Colourful photographs, and interesting energy facts reveal how modern wind turbines and “wind farms” are being used more and more to provide electricity to communities around the world.
  • Energy (J 621.042 HER)
  • Energy: Information and Projects to Help You Live More Sustainably (J 333.7916 LEW )
  • Waste Disposal  (J 628.4 MOR)
    Did you know that burning waste is one way to make electricity? This book explains how. Includes a fact file, glossary and index.
  • Doable Renewables : 16 Alternative Energy Projects for Young Scientists (J 621.042 RIG )
    The projects in this book will help any budding scientist construct and explore working models that generate renewable, alternative energy.
  • Energy: Investigate Why We Need Power & How We Get It : 25 Projects (J 333.79 REI )
  • Step-by-step Science Experiments in Energy (J 531.6078 VAN )
  • Buried Sunlight: How Fossil Fuels have Changed the Earth (J 333.82 BAN)
  • How Wind Turbines Work (J 621.31213 JAC)
  • Solar Power (J 621.31244 ROO)
  • Examing Solar Energy (J 333.7923 CHI)
  • Science I Need to Know: Energy-Kinetic, Solar, Potential, Sound, Wave (DVD) (J 531.6 SCI)
  • Examining Oil and Coal (J 553.28209 LEV)
  • Power Up! A Visual Exploration of Energy (J 333.79 PAL)
    With Power Up! discovering what you need to know about energy is easy and fun. Every bright, dynamic double-page spread illustrates cool facts about energy use with colorful infographics, including charts, diagrams, and maps. This is where to find out about: The pros and cons of the top energy sources, like fossil fuels, nuclear energy, and hydropower. The straight goods on hot issues like oil sands, fracking, and greenhouse gases Where energy of the future will come from.
  • Renewable Energy (J 333.794 REN)
  • Examining Biofuels (J 333.9539 LEV)
  • Natural Gas by the Numbers (J 553.28509 MCCL)
  • Oil by the Numbers (J 553.28209 MCCL)
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