grade 4: electricity, circuits & thermal energy

4th grade teachers…

Uncomfortable teaching electricity and thermal energy?  Need ideas and materials to make it hands-on? Join OEP for a professional development workshop that meets these content standards!

Electric Circuits ActivityParticipating teachers will receive:

  • Teacher resources: NEED curriculum, OEP lesson plans and student worksheets.
  • Kit of Equipment worth over $250: 5 sets of Snap Circuits, 5 circuit batons, 6 digital thermometers, additional resources to teach thermal energy.
  • Three professional development contact hours.

Registration is open to all Ohio schools. See program flyer.

Registration for 2018 Summer program is closed.

Summer 2018 Program Dates & Locations

Date

Location

 Time
Wednesday, June 13 Tipp City (Dayton) 1p-4p
Wednesday, June 27 Wadsworth (Akron) 1p-4p
Wednesday, July 11 Bowling Green 9a-12p
Monday, July 16 Columbus CLOSED 1p-4p
Wednesday, August 1 Youngstown 9a-12p
Wednesday, August 8 Cincinnati 9a-12p

Ohio Learning Standards the workshop will address:

Electricity, Heat & Matter (Physical Science)

  • The total amount of matter is conserved when it undergoes a change.
  • Energy can be transformed from one form to another or can be transformed from one location to another.

Earth’s Living History (Life Science)

  • Changes in an organisms environment are sometimes beneficial to its survival and sometimes harmful.

View the program curriculum, pre/post assessments and student worksheets.

Questions?  Email OEP staff