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Exploring Hydroelectricity

Exploring Hydroelectricity

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Grades 9-12

These integrated and inquiry-based activities provide secondary students with a comprehensive study of the
scientific, economic, environmental, technological, and societal aspects of hydropower. The kit includes a Teacher Guide, a class set of 30 Student Guides, and the materials necessary to conduct the activities. The kit also includes the materials needed to build six model hydropower turbines.

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

 

Options
Exploring Hydroelectricity Kit with 1 Teacher & 30 Student Guides  $450.00
One Teacher & One Student Guide  $5.00
Class Set of 30 Student Guides  $70.00
Class Set of Exploring Hydroelectricity Consumables  $165.00

Materials In Exploring Hydroelectricity Kit
6 64 oz Rectangular jugs
6 12” x 1/4” Wooden dowels
24 Rubber stoppers with 1/4 ‘’ hole
24 1” Disc magnets
6 Cardboard tubes
1 Foam tube
3 Bundles of wooden spoons
1 Roll of double-sided tape
3 2.5 Gallon reservoir units
3 Dispensers with screw caps
3 3 ft. Lengths of tubing
3 funnels
3 Sets of alligator clips
2 Voltmeters
2 Large spools of magnet wire
8 AAA batteries (for voltmeters)
Science of Electricity Model*
30 Student Guides

*Materials for Science of Electricity Model
1 Small bottle
1 Small spool of magnet wire
1 12” x 1/4” Wooden dowel
4 Rectangle magnets
1 Foam tube
1 Set of alligator clips
2 Rubber stoppers with 1/4 ‘’ hole
1 Multimeter
1 Small nail
1 Large nail

Materials In Class Set of Exploring Hydroelectricity Consumables
6 64 oz Rectangular jugs
6 12” x 1/4” Wooden dowels
24 Rubber stoppers with 1/4 ‘’ hole
24 1” Disc magnets
1 Foam tube
3 Bundles of wooden spoons
1 Roll of double-sided tape
1 Large spools of magnet wire

 

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

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

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