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The Harnessed Atom

The Harnessed Atom Middle School STEM curriculum provides teachers with non-biased information on energy science and nuclear energy for classroom instruction. Developed under a contract with DOE’s Office of Nuclear Energy, the curriculum has been updated with current information and aligned with the latest national science standards. The curriculum covers the essential principles of energy and matter and provide teachers with an engaging platform to excite students’ learning about these topics.

The middle school curriculum is also available at the DOE Office of Nuclear Energy, and teacher kits including 30 student readers, a teacher’s edition, a CD with educational games, and posters, videos and PowerPoint presentations are available upon request.

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The Harnessed Atom