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Energy from the Wind

Energy from the Wind

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Grade 6-8

Intermediate students develop a comprehensive understanding of wind formation, wind energy, and electricity generation from wind through reading, critical thinking activities, hands-on investigations, and engineering challenges. The kit comes with a Teacher Guide, a class set of 30 Student Guides, and the materials necessary to conduct the activities, including two KidWind Geared Turbines.

Student and Teacher guides are also available in PDF format as a FREE download.

 

Options
Energy from the Wind Kit with 1 Teacher & 30 Student Guides  $525.00
One Teacher & One Student Guide  $5.00
Class Set of 30 Student Guides  $50.00
Class Set of Energy from the Wind Consumables  $55.00

Materials In Energy From the Wind Kit
2 Alligator Clips
1 Anemometer
30 Binder clips
1 Compass
1 Genecon with booklet
KidWind™ Kit *
1 Roll masking tape
2 Multimeters
30 Pencils
75 Snow cone cups
1 Box straight pins
100 Extra-long straws
40 Small straws
1 Wind gauge
1 Wind vane
30 Student Guides

*KidWind™ Kit Materials 
Blade materials sheets (balsa and corrugated plastic sheets)
150 dowels
10 Airfoil blades
10 Hubs
2 Tower and base setups
2 Geared nacelles
1 Power output pack
2 Gear sets
1 Sandpaper sheet
1 Visual Voltmeter
Blade pitch protractor

Materials In Class Set of Energy From the Wind Consumables
30 Binder clips
30 Pencils
75 Snow cone cups
1 Box straight pins
100 Extra-long straws
40 Small straws
72 Dowel Rods

 

Additional materials are available at www.need.org/windmaterials

Also available as an e-publication:   Teacher Guide    Student Guide

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