4th Grade: Electricity, Thermal Energy & Climate Science

OEP’s resources support science curriculum with standards-based lessons and hands-on activities that inspire the next generation of innovators.


Our teacher-designed programs provide all the training, tools, and support teachers need to be successful, whether in the classroom or teaching virtually. Our proven methods bring science to life with interactive learning and real-world applications that dramatically increase student comprehension and engagement.

View OEP’s 4th Grade Resources

View Intro to Electricity Resources

Resources include the Energy Baton, Snap Circuits and non-fiction book, You Wouldn’t Want to Live without Electricity

View Scrappy Circuits Resources

Scrappy Circuits are an innovative approach to using simple classroom supplies to build circuits. 

View all the Thermal Energy: Save the Penguin Resources

Thermal energy always moves from high energy to low energy. Investigate thermal energy with this three-lesson activity that ends with a STEM Design Challenge. 

View all the Climate Science & Thermal Energy Resources

Connect thermal energy to climate science through ELA connections and science activities.