WHAT: Energy Safe Kids is a unique, highly engaging program (45 – 60 minutes) designed to encourage 4th-grade students to Think! about energy sources and how to be safe around them whether at home, at school or outside. Students will learn the basics about energy and safety as well as receive a take-home Energy Safety booklet that encourages the student to “Live Smart” by following energy safety precautions at home and at school. Each teacher will receive a collection of teaching materials that includes supplemental lessons and instructional posters. Materials are correlated to state core content in Science and Health and Wellness. Our energy experts come into the classroom and teach the lesson for you! Participating teachers can earn a classroom mini-grant.
WHEN: All sessions will be between September 16 and October 11, 2019
LOCATION: Your school
COST: The presentation and all materials are free.
*Note: In order to participate, your school must be a customer of VECTREN Energy.
For more information or questions, please contact National Energy Foundation at 1-855-494-2941 or e-mail PatS@nef1.org
Energy Safe Kids is brought to you by:
Vectren Corporation is an energy holding company headquartered in Evansville, Ind. Vectren’s wholly owned subsidiary, Vectren Utility Holdings, Inc., serves as the intermediate holding company for three operating utilities: Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana – North (Vectren North), Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana – South (Vectren South) and Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (VEDO) …read more
Be an Energy Safe Kid
Energy Safe Kids always Think! about energy issues, Talk! to adults about those issues and Take Action! when needed. The mission of Energy Safe Kids is to cultivate energy literacy by promoting the safe and wise use of natural gas.