Session 13: Green Energy Part of World of Wonder In This Section Introduction From World of Wonder Question: How do energy conscious people think about wind power? Answer: They're blown away! — United States Energy Information Administration Energy is... Session-at-a-Glance From World of Wonder Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Earth Ball Name Game 5 Activity 2: Story — Green Like the Wind 10 Activity 3: Stand Up to Save Energy 10 Activity... Spiritual Preparation From World of Wonder Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Close your eyes and breathe deeply for several minutes, perhaps repeating a word or phrase to... Opening From World of Wonder Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Chalice and LED/battery-operated candle Cloth for altar or centering space Group Covenant (Session 1)... Activity 1: Earth Ball Name Game From World of Wonder Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Inflatable earth ball or globe, available from... Activity 2: Story - Green Like the Wind From World of Wonder Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Story, "Green Like the Wind" A large basket Objects to place in the basket that are related to the stor... Activity 3: Stand Up to Save Energy From World of Wonder Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Recruit an adult volunteer to record the children... Activity 4: Pinwheels From World of Wonder Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Handout 1, Pinwheel Template and Instructions Pencils with attached erasers, and thumbtacks-one of each... Activity 5: Speak Up to Save Energy From World of Wonder Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Newsprint from Activity 3, Stand Up to Save Energy Cardstock for bookmarks; poster board for posters... Closing From World of Wonder Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity World of Wonder Mural from Session 1 Leader Resource 1, Mural Image - Wind Turbine, and tape Closing son... Leader Reflection and Planning From World of Wonder Take a few minutes to evaluate the session with your co-leader immediately after the session, while it is fresh. Share your thoughts with other team... Faith In Action: Solar Oven Workshop From World of Wonder Materials for Activity Handout 2, Solar Oven Instructions Cardboard pizza box, newspapers, a ruler, a marker, a box knife or sharp scissors, aluminum fo... Alternate Activity 1: Welcoming Web Game From World of Wonder Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Ball of yarn Preparation for Activity Clear an open space where the group can sit in a circle.... Alternate Activity 2: Solar Art From World of Wonder Activity time: 20 minutes Materials for Activity Photo-sensitive paper, nature objects Water source Preparation for Activity Decide whether the children... Taking It Home: Green Energy From World of Wonder Question: How do energy conscious people think about wind power? Answer: They're blown away!... Green Like the Wind Julie Simon From World of Wonder In a bay of the North Sea, in the middle of Denmark, on an island called Samso, the wind blows and blows. On this windy island, lived a man named Soren... Handout 1: Pinwheel Template and Instructions From World of Wonder From the Pinwheels for Peace website, copyright 2005, Ayers and McMillan. Published with permission.... Handout 2: Solar Oven Instructions From World of Wonder On the top of the pizza box, use a ruler and a marker to draw lines parallel to three sides of the box, 1-inch in from each edge.... Leader Resource 1: Mural Image - Wind Turbine From World of Wonder Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing. Find Out More From World of Wonder View the inspiring "Liter of Light" video and see how a simple plastic soda bottle can change lives.... PREVIOUS: Find Out More UP: World of Wonder NEXT: Introduction Download all of World of Wonder (Word) (PDF) to edit or print.