Hydropower/STEM/Resources/Your Future in Hydropower Student Guide

From Open Energy Information

< Hydropower‎ | STEM‎ | Resources

 STEM Resources

Your Future in Hydropower Student Guide

Source: The NEED Project

Description: This student guide offers career and technology education activities that provide hands-on experience with tools, circuits, materials, fluids, and job readiness.

Topics explored: Moving water as a renewable source of energy, electricity, electrical current, voltage, power, circuits, electromagnetic induction, electricity transmission, the water cycle, properties of water, hand and power tools and torque or pressure, hydropower facilities, dams, turbines, generators, properties of concrete, fluid dynamics, gears, environmental impacts of hydropower

Education Level

• High School

Resource Type

• Curricula, Pacing Guides, Lesson Plans


• Env Science

• Engineering


• Energy Basics

• Hydrology

• Environmental Considerations

• Careers

• Hydropower Facilities