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KidWind gives students a chance to learn about renewable energy resources as well as STEM.

Girl with wind turbine

KidWind gives students the opportunity to learn about renewable energy resources as well as science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Students work in teams to build a 2-3 foot tall wind turbine from a kit, along with thin wood and PVC pipe. They connect their blades to a DC motor that generates a small amount of electricity.

Credit: Robin Kendall, Nancy Taylor, Dave Massey

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