High School Science Learning Activity: Geothermal Plant

There are many ways to generate electricity, one of which is through a geothermal plant. Have you ever wondered how a geothermal plant supplies electricity to cities and peoples’ homes?

This interactive learning activity breaks down and simplifies each step in the process.

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This course can be found in our Environmental Science course

Course Details:

This course surveys key topic areas including the application of scientific process to environmental analysis; ecology; energy flow; ecological structures; earth systems; and atmospheric, land, and water science. Topics also include the management of natural resources and analysis of private and governmental decisions involving the environment. Students explore actual case studies and conduct five hands-on, unit-long research activities, learning that political and private decisions about the environment and the use of resources require accurate application of scientific processes, including proper data collection and responsible conclusions.

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