El Hierro Energy Revolution
El Hierro is a small island located in the Atlantic Ocean. Rather than relying on imported fossil fuels to generate ekectricity they have been transitioning to self sufficiency using renewable technologies.
Card sort activity
Objective: knowledge of the events that happened. Understand the limitations of the methods used to contain the oil spill.
Oil spill and clean up simulation
Objective: Practical experiment to learn about the effectiveness of clean up methods.
Follow instruction on this National Geographic web page.