Stored Energy in Fuels

Duration: 3 Weeks /10 ½ Hours
NS CAPS, Page 39

After the completion of Topic 1 the learners will be able to:

  • describe the output energy we get from burning most fuels.
  • explain what a fire needs to start and continue burning (fuel, heat, oxygen).
  • demonstrate an understanding of the causes of fire, along with methods of prevention and what actions to take during a fire.

Content and Concepts: Please select a sub-category below.

toolsYou will need


  • Computer
  • Data projector
  • Speakers
  • Internet connection

Powerpoints and Photocopies

Available on category pages
  • PowerPoints
  • Worksheets

School Resources

  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • A3 Paper/cardboard/newsprint
  • Crayons


  • Magazine with pictures
  • Food Packaging