This is a curriculum developed by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy.
The Harnessed Atom Curriculum Classroom includes a teacher edition, 30 student books, a poster, videos, interactive games, and two CDs including editable PowerPoint presentations for each lesson. It covers electric power production beginning with atomic structure and includes non-biased information on nuclear power production, as well as information on renewable energies. It is divided into 10 lessons that can be used as a whole or as individual pieces. You can find additional information on the curriculum at https://orise.orau.gov/stem/k-12/curriculum-for-the-classroom.html or www.energy.gov/ne/services/harnessed-atom.
To receive The Harnessed Atom Curriculum Classroom Kit at no cost, teachers can go to our website at https://orausurvey.orau.org/n/TheHarnessedAtomKit.aspx to provide us with their shipping address. Please note that a phone number is required for the carrier (FedEx).