Showdown at Resource Ranch

Energy Conservation

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Grades K - 6

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25 Minutes

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Show Synopsis

Our story opens in Dodge Ball City, where Sheriff Carrie Gooper is faced with a problem. The notorious Billy the Kit has challenged Carrie to a showdown at high noon! But that’s not all – it seems there is also a shortage of natural resources. Could they be linked? Carrie seeks help from her friends to uncover the cause of the shortage and to help back her up at the showdown. They inform her about natural resources are used by people every day, and what she can to do save them. However, everyone is too afraid of Billy the Kit so Carrie takes it upon herself to meet Billy alone. After a nerve-racking introduction, Billy informs Carrie that all he wanted to do was help her solve shortage. After helping Carrie learn about ways to conserve resources, Ron appoints Carrie an Official Resource Ranger and peace and order are restored in Dodge Ball City.

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Educational Standards


  • How we measure energy
  • How energy is wasted
  • How we conserve energy
  • What renewable resources are


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