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Build a Sustainable Environment: Module on Energy, Water and Waste

  • Author(s): TERI
  • Size: 185 mm x 240 mm
  • Pages: 40
  • Binding: Paperback

Book Details

This book is an attempt to enhance children’s understanding on energy efficiency, water conservation and waste management. It encourages creative thinking in children through engaging activity-based learning and develops competences in environment protection. Children learn more about the environmental issues and its impact on their lives.

The book highlights the importance of making sustainable choices and using alternative forms of energy, thereby reducing the adverse impact on the environment. Further, it enables children to collect, investigate and analyze data to understand energy consumption and carbon footprint. This allows children to design a smart plan for optimal usage of energy and adopt conservation measures.

This book is supported by ONGC TERI Biotech Limited (OTBL).

Table of Contents

    ENERGY ECONOMIZE TODAY, ENERGIZE TOMORROW
    Sources of Energy
    Energy use in various sectors
    Energy conservation and its efficient use
    Energy conservation measures
    Activity: Make electricity with a magnet
    Activity: The Smart Energy Auditors

    WATER AN ELIXIR OF LIFE
    Know about Water
    Water Properties
    Importance of Water in our Life
    Rising Demand of Water
    Water Pollution
    Water Conservation Practices
    Rain Water Harvesting - An easy source of Water
    Activity: The Smart Water Auditors
    Activity: Charting Your Water Consumption Data
    Activity: Water Wisdom

    WASTE UNTIL IT IS WASTED
    Sources of Waste
    Impacts of Waste
    Management of Waste
    Waste Treatment Techniques
    Importance of 3Rs
    Activity: Create your own compost pit
    Activity: Waste-Free Lunch Day at School
    Activity: The Smart Waste Auditors

    PLANT A TREE, SAVE THE PLANET!
    Record Sheet

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