TOPIC: Human Reliance on Energy and Resources
CONTENT AREA: Science, Energy, Earth and Human Activity
GRADE LEVELS: 2-5
You enter the in the offices of The Energized Guyz, a league of superheroes who track down and eliminate energy waste. One of these heroes, Electrana (AKA Ella Hollinsworth), has gone missing, leaving behind nothing but a few digital clues. So, with Electrana missing, The Energized Guyz’ arch nemesis, Professor Ohm, can get busy wasting energy all over the community. You must use your wits to solve the clues to find Electrana and stop Professor Ohm’s shenanigans, before all the energy in our town is wasted!
SHAPE: SQUARE – CIRCLE – STAR – TRIANGLE - DIAMOND
NUMBER: 1 – 1 – 7
COLOR: RED – ORANGE – BLUE – GREEN - PURPLE
You see a diary left behind by Electrana. Hopefully it holds an illuminating clue!
This text lock is asking students to use the dates on the diary entries to put the pages in date order. Look for the bolded T in first diary entry, letter E on the second diary and continue, on the remaining pages, in date order, with S, L and A.
SHAPE LOCK SET UP CLUE
You've picked up the trail of Prof. Ohm, retrace his steps to get to the next clue!
This lock is asking students to look at the Wanted posters to discover the path in date order on the city map.
NUMBER LOCK SET UP CLUE
You are getting closer to finding Electrana, but first you need to “do the math” on this utility bill.
This number lock is asking students to use the formula (A x B) / 1000 x C on the utility bill to do the math to fill in the blank and find the answer.
COLOR LOCK SET UP CLUE
Match it up!
This color lock is asking students to match the correct definition with the correct color in alphabetical order.