The Energy Time Trek

Energy Conservation

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Grades K-6

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25 Minutes

Show Overview Video

Show Synopsis

The Energy Time Trek is a play performed by two professional actors who lead your students through a fun time travel adventure, all while teaching about energy conservation, as well as STEM topics such as earth science and engineering. In this 25-minute play, Time Safety Agent Odysseus P. Honeycutt travels to the past to prevent villain Genghis Jones from destroying all the energy resources. Through his journey, Odysseus meets other Time Agents, Tenille Mercaptan, Egbert Schmeinstein and the Blue Shadow. They teach Odysseus all about natural resources, how scientists engineer resources for our energy usage, and the importance of conservation. Student playbooks, teacher guides and online activities are provided to expand upon the educational content of the in-school assembly.

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Educational Standards


  • How to conserve and be safe around natural gas
  • The science of energy resources
  • How we use energy resources
  • How natural gas is engineered to get to you


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Student Playbook

Teacher Guide The National Theatre for Children

Teacher Guide Educational Games

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