We found 79 resources with the concept wind energy
Grades 9-10 Energy SourcesLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAlternative energy sources are becoming increasingly important. Learners have the opportunity to explore alternative energy sources using a differentiated instruction unit. They group together based on ability levels, assign roles to...
2018 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response QuestionsLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Less than nine percent of all AP Environmental Science test takers scored a perfect five on the exam in 2018. Learn from the best answers as well as the common mistakes thanks to the College Board. Four questions from the test covering...
Optimal and Sustainable: Renewable Energy RevampLesson Planet
6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
More than 100 cities around the world have shifted from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources. Scholars investigate a city wanting to make this switch, but needs help determining how to make the shift. Groups consider all options,...
Renewable Energy: Clean Tech SolutionsLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Renewable energy originally found application more than 790,000 years ago. A relevant and engaging lesson explains some of the current options for renewable energy. Technology changes quickly and many different options provide hope for...
The Future of Wind Power?—Kite Power SystemsLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed
Can flying kites really save the world? A Real Engineering video describes an effort by the Kite Power Systems company to harness wind energy using kites. It shows how the kites overcome the disadvantages of wind turbines.
America's Energy Future: MinuteEarth at the DemdebateLesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Science scholars watch as the recent Democratic presidential nominees respond to an animated video. The video highlights recent natural disasters and long-term changes to our weather patterns, then shows how the candidates planned to...
Humans and Energy: Crash Course World History 207Lesson Planet
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is flipping a switch and lighting up a room normal or miraculous? It depends where—and when—you live. Crash Course World History covers historical uses of energy, current uses of energy, and the possible future uses of energy with an...
I’ve Got the POWER Wind Energy Potential at Your SchoolLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The 20th lesson in a 21-part series connects the wind data and expectations of a turbine to whether such devices should be built in your area. Scholars begin with estimating the wind potential at school by using long-term climate data...
Going for a Spin: Making a Model Steam TurbineLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Discover the effectiveness of wind, water, and steam as energy sources. The hands-on activity has young scientists create a turbine from common materials. After constructing the turbines, they use wind, water, and steam to turn them and...
Introduction to Wind EnergyLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The U.S. produced enough wind energy in 2015 to power all of the homes in Alaska, California, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Maine, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Dakota, and...