We found 30 resources with the keyterm wind energy
Stakeholder Debate: Wind EnergyLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Decide whether or not wind energy is the best resource for a town in a role-playing debate. Different groups take up the position of stakeholders on both sides of the argument. You will appreciate the materials and support provided in...
Energy Solutions: Tapping into the Topography of Lake TurkanaLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Whip up some wind in your class with this blustery lesson plan about the Lake Turkana wind energy project. Pupils view a video clip about the pros and cons of using wind turbines to generate electricity. They read two articles and take...
Investigation: Windmill CompetitionLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A wind turbine will be constructed with two different sizes of rotor blades. In an experiment, future engineers find out if there is a difference in the power output based on amount of weight that can be moved with the turbine.
How Wind Turbines Work - 3D AnimationLesson Planet
2 mins 7th - 12th
An engaging, technical animation that includes text and narrative to detail the production of electricity by wind turbines. Although it is short and simple, it is a valuable resource to use when teaching about alternative sources of energy.
Environmental Studies: The Power of WindLesson Planet
1st - 3rd
Investigate the prospect of wind as a renewable resource. Second and third graders make a pinwheel, answer critical thinking questions, and then attempt to use wind power to wind string. I would be more apt to use this lesson in a 1st or...
Springfield Technology Based Science Inquiry - Harnessing The WindLesson Planet
The wind is an amazing renewable energy source your students should know about! Get those 5th graders exploring the Internet and conducting a series of experiments so they become convinced that the wind is an amazing thing. The full...
Energy Play: Harry Spotter and the Chamber of Windy MythsLesson Planet
3rd - 9th
Students explore the concept of renewable energy. For this alternative energy lesson, students participate in a play that conveys information regarding wind energy. The script may be performed as a play with props or as a reader's theatre.