Electric Cooperatives: Powering Potential
Magic School Bus
I) What is Powering Potential
a) Have Arnold ask Mrs. Frizzle what powering pontential is
b) Mrs. Frizzle ask why?
c) Explains that overheard local electricians talking about it
d) Okay says why say it when I can show you. Everybody get on the magic school bus
II) Benjamin Franklin
a) Dorthy Ann asks were they were.
b) Ralphie repeates question
c) Mrs. Frizzle says we are in the year June 1752 in Philidelphia
d) “Why are we here? All I see is a kite flying?” Arnold asks “I asked about powering potential.”
e) “Why don’t we all go and talk to that man over there” Ms. Frizzle, “Hello, how are you today?”
f) “I am fine I am just conducting an electricity experiment. I am Benjamin Franklin and I am pleased to meet all of you!”
g) Ralphie is shocked “Wow Benjamin Franklin”
h) “Yes I am just conducting a weather experiment. I am trying to conduct electricity”
i) “Wow so are you powering potential?” Arnold Asks
j) “You could say that I hope my experiments will lead on to bigger and better things.
k) Ms. Frizzle “Thank you mr. Franklin we must be oing now. Everybody get into the magic school bus we have another stop to make.
III) Fayetteville Public Utilities
a) “Ms. Frizzle? So is powering potential where you have to be super famous to inspire someone else”
b) NO! hold on we have one more stop to take. We are stopping in Fayetteville Tennessee in the year 2015
c) “Why are we stopping here?” Janet asked
d) “we going to learn about powering potential from local sources. They blah blah blah”
e) “So they power peoples houses with electricity?
f) Yes, and water, with all of the electricity they have they can go do reaserch and do things. They are giving opertunities to do things.”
g) So do you guys understand what powering potential is now?
i) Yes mam.
j) Alright let’s go home, magic school bus gets them back home. Everygoes back to classroom
k) Carlos raises his hand,...