Wind for Schools Portal/Earth Science or Environmental Science

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Earth Science or Environmental Science
6+ hrs
Beginner
100 - 200

Full Details:

* Day #1: Why Wind Power? (WindWise Unit #1 or NEED Intro Readings - NEED Activities – Exploring Wind Guide)
  • Day #2/3: Measuring Wind, Understanding Wind, Where Is It Windy? (NEED Wind for School Lesson and WindWise Unit #2)
  • Day #4/5: Siting a Wind Turbine at School, Windy (NEED Wind for School Lesson )
  • Extensions
      • Offshore Wind (Wind Wise Lesson #17)

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Education Levels:

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High School 9 - 12


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College


Subjects:

Earth Science
Env Science

Topics:

Energy Basics
Siting
Turbines
Wind & Weather