"Super Energy Saver" Program Lesson Plans

With help from CFL Charlie™, kids learn to become official “Super Energy Savers!” All of the lessons and activities for the “Super Energy Saver” program are designed to meet national learning standards and are recommended for children grades K-5. The curriculum includes a variety of activities to help structure age-appropriate lesson plans.


The Touchstone Energy ® Cooperatives “Super Energy Saver” program teaches children about:

Energy
Electrical Safety
Energy Efficiency
Renewable Energy

Energy

In this lesson, the students will learn about energy and how electricity works. Students will learn how energy is created and where we generate electricity.
View Lesson: Energy Lesson Plan (pdf, 1.7 MB)
Activities Include: Energy Facts

Electrical Safety

Students learn about the importance of electrical safety in this lesson. CFL Charlie™ offers helpful tips everyone should follow in order to stay safe around electricity.
View Lesson: Energy Safety Lesson Plan (pdf, 1.5 MB)
Activities Include: Safety Tips

Energy Efficiency

In this lesson, kids learn how to save energy by making simple changes around the house and in schools. Students learn how lots of little energy choices at home can make a big difference in the world.
View Lesson: Energy Efficiency Lesson Plan (pdf, 1.25 MB)
Activities Include: Checklists

Renewable Energy

The renewable energy lesson helps students learn about alternative energy sources. This lesson is designed to inform students about alternative ways to generate energy, such as solar, hydroelectric, wind, and biomass.
View Lesson: Renewable Energy Lesson Plan (pdf, 2,1 MB)
Activities Include: Farm

Disclaimer:
Please note that the materials provided feature registered and non-registered copyrights and trademarks. Touchstone Energy ® Cooperatives, Inc has granted permission to reproduce these materials for use in the classroom. Any other, non-educational or commercial use of the materials, including the CFL Charlie™ image contained in these materials, requires the prior, written permission of Touchstone Energy ® Cooperative, Inc.