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Wonders of Wind (10 Activities)

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Grades

K-4, 5-8

Subject

Energy Basics, Wind Energy

Summary

Hands-on investigation that introduce scientific concepts of wind energy to elementary students with the following activities:

  • Introduction to Wind
  • Measuring Wind
  • Introduction to Energy
  • Wind Can Do Work
  • Introduction to Blade Investigations
  • Blade Investigation
  • Blade Redesign Investigation
  • Blade Investigation Conclusion
  • Trying the Other Tower
  • Wind Reflections
Curriculum

Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Technology

Plan Time

Approximately eleven 45-minute class periods

Materials

Handouts and other materials needed detailed within curriculum guide.

Standards

Standards are listed at the beginning of the curriculum guide.

Owner

The NEED Project

Lesson Plans/Activity

Wonders of Wind (10 Activities): Teacher Guide
Wonders of Wind (10 Activities): Student Guide