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Wonders of Wind

Wonders of Wind

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Grades 3-5

Elementary students learn about wind through reading and activities that focus on observation and inquiry. Students will learn to measure wind speed and direction, and will investigate how wind does work and generates electricity. The kit comes with a Teacher Guide, a class set of 30 Student Guides, and the materials necessary to conduct the activities, including one KidWind Weightlifter Turbine and one KidWind Geared Turbine.

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

 

Options
Wonders of Wind Kit with 1 Teacher & 30 Student Guides  $375.00
One Teacher & One Student Guide  $5.00
Class Set of 30 Student Guides  $50.00
Class Set of Wonders of Wind Consumables  $55.00

Materials In Wonders of Wind Kit
1 Anemometer
1 Compass
1 Roll masking tape
30 Pencils
30 Binder clips
75 Snow cone cups
1 Box straight pins
100 Extra-long straws
40 Small straws
1 Wind gauge
1 Wind vane
2 Sets of alligator clips
Kid Wind™ Kit*
30 Student Guides

*Kid Wind™ Kit Materials
50 Dowels
2 Hubs
Blade materials (corrugated plastic, cardboard)
1 Multimeter
50 Washers
2 Small plastic buckets with string
2 Tower and base setups
1 Weightlifter nacelle (spool only)
1 Assembled geared nacelle (generator attached)
1 Firefly asseembly

Materials In Class Set of Wonders of Wind Consumables
30 Pencils
30 Binder clips
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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