At PEC, supporting our youngest members through educational outreach and programming is one big way we show our commitment to the communities we serve. That’s why we’ve created EmpowerU — a series of electricity-focused educational programming that is free to parents, students, and educators.

Circuit Builder


Recommended for third through sixth grades

We’ve put together a complete lesson plan that teaches elementary school students the components of electric circuits and how they function. Download these materials, which include a PowerPoint presentation, videos, and worksheets for your lesson.

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Meet a lineworker


Recommended for third through eighth grades

It’s never too early to start dreaming about serving your community — and working with a big, cool truck! — for a job when you grow up. That’s why EmpowerU includes this lesson introducing our future leaders to the important job lineworkers do for our members.

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Activity book


Recommended for first through fifth grades

Your first through fifth grade students will have fun learning about electric safety with PEC’s energy adventure activity book, which includes a scavenger hunt, word search, and more.

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Coloring sheets


Recommended for pre-K through second grade, or anyone who likes to color

Have a little one at home or a child who just likes to color? Explore electricity with these fun coloring sheets!

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Stay tuned for more great educational content, including an online version of PEC’s Safe City demonstration, which uses a 3D model to teach kids about electrical hazards that exist outdoors and around the home.