grade 3: sources of energy, states of matter, light & heat

3rd grade teachers…

Do you lack materials to teach energy sources, heat, light and states of matter? Join OEP for a professional development workshop that meets these content standards!  View the program curriculum, pre/post assessments and student worksheets.

Participating teachers will receive:

  • Teacher resources: NEED curriculum, OEP lesson plans and student worksheets.
  • Kit of Equipment worth over $200: 10 sources of energy samples & activities, states of matter activities, heat & light energy efficiency lab.
  • An energy efficient light bulb (LED) for every student.
  • Three professional development contact hours.

Registration is open to all Ohio schools. Program flyer coming soon.

Registration for Summer 2019 will open in March.

Summer 2019 Program Dates & Locations




June 5 Columbus 9a-12p
June 12 Toledo 9a-12p
July TBD Cincinnati
August 6 Cleveland 1p-4p

Ohio Learning Standards the workshop will address:

Physical Science

  • Matter exists in different states, each of which has different properties
  • Heat, electrical energy, light, sound and magnetic energy are forms of energy

Earth Science

  • Earth’s resources can be used for energy
  • Some of the Earth’s resources are limited

Questions?  Email OEP staff