Spiderman 2 (2004)
 
Concept featured in clip:Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy
Location of clip: DVD: 33:30-39:03

 


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Summary of clip: In this clip, Dr. Octavius displays his invention that will provide perpetual renewable energy and cheap electricity to everyone.
Connection of flickclip to the concept: Everyday, scientists are trying to think up new ways to create renewable energy sources. As seen in the video, there are positives and negatives to using each type of energy.
Suggestions to teachers:
1. Suggested questions for students after viewing the clip:

a. What are different energy sources that you've heard of/seen before?

b. What type(s) of energy do you think you use to power your house? Least efficient?

c. Which type of energy do you think is the most efficient? Which type do you think is the most "green"? Least "green"?

d. What are some positives and negatives to the different types?

2. This clip could be used as an introduction to the energy sources unit or as a review after learning about different types of energy and the pros/cons of each.