Georgi Lucas

Grades Taught:

PreK, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3

Subjects Taught:

English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

Lancaster, SC

Contributed Lessons

Generating Methane from Waste
Generating Methane from Waste

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson, the students will: • Learn how methane digesters turn waste into usable gases and other fuels; • Understand the energy-producing potential of some solid wastes; and •...

Fuel Wise or Fuelish?
Fuel Wise or Fuelish?

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will: • Learn how world events affect supply and demand for petroleum; • Explore why it is important for South Carolinians to use alternative fuels; and • Make...

Energy/Water Use Audit
Energy/Water Use Audit

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will identify ways to help conserve energy and water usage.

Energy by Design
Energy by Design

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will: • Examine how controlling solar radiation can improve energy efficiency; • Discuss home design for energy efficiency; and • Create their own home design...

Power in South Carolina
Power in South Carolina

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson, students will interpret charts, graphs, and illustrations to discover the story of power in South Carolina.

Energy from the Sun
Energy from the Sun

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will: • Measure the amount of solar heat that comes from the sun; and • Describe ways this energy can be used to help reduce our dependence on traditional...

Get Current on Energy
Get Current on Energy

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will: • Understand energy forms and sources; • Distinguish between conductors and insulators of heat transfer; • Recognize and compare insulation values of...

Squishy Circuits
Squishy Circuits

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will: • Develop models to illustrate and explain that energy can be transferred from place to place by electric currents and that electric currents flowing...

Soak Up the Sun with Solar Energy Fun
Soak Up the Sun with Solar Energy Fun

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson, the students will be able to: • Describe various ways that solar energy can be used; and • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of using solar energy

Energy Sources
Energy Sources

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will: • Define energy and the major sources of energy currently in use. • Explain the difference between energy efficiency and energy conservation. • Describe...

Grimke Sisters
Grimke Sisters

Lesson

The students will learn about the Grimke Sisters and their importance in history.

Rollin Sisters
Rollin Sisters

Lesson

The students will learn about the importance of the Rollin Sisters in history.

Solar System
Solar System

Lesson

The students will learn about the solar system and be able to present their knowledge to others.

Maps and Landforms
Maps and Landforms

Lesson

The students will learn about maps and landforms and why they are important.

Lake Jocassee|From the Sky
Lake Jocassee|From the Sky

Lesson

The students will learn about Lake Jocassee and provide their own insight through the research they conduct.

Natural Resources -4
Natural Resources -4

Lesson

The students will be able to understand what a natural resource is and provide many examples of natural resources.

How-To Books
How-To Books

Lesson

The students will be able to create a how-to book on something they know how to do well. They will be able to choose a topic from a list of ideas they generated themselves.

Turkey Trap
Turkey Trap

Lesson

The students will take part in a steam project where they will create a turkey trap.