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Your Future in Hydropower Teacher Guide

Source: The NEED Project

Description: This teacher 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

• Teach the Teacher Programs, Teacher Kits


• Env Science

• Engineering


• Energy Basics

• Hydrology

• Environmental Considerations

• Careers

• Hydropower Facilities