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KidWind Educator Workshop

Thursday10/218:00 am - 11:00 am

The Wisconsin Energy Institute and Wisconsin’s K-12 Energy Education Program are excited to bring the KidWind Educator Workshop to Eau Claire. Join us and learn how to explore the power of wind and solar with your students!

Participants will review energy and electricity basics, design and test blades in a wind tunnel, explore online school solar dashboards with inquiry questions and preview ready-to-use renewable energy curriculum. You’ll leave with the resources and confidence to use renewable energy as a lens into hands-on science, technology and engineering exploration in the classroom (and some free gear)!

During this ½ day workshop at the Pablo Center, participants will also learn about the annual WI KidWind Challenge and gain tips and tricks for coaching student teams through the process of designing and constructing small-scale turbines.

KidWind materials are best for 4-12th grade students. Workshops are open to formal and non-formal educators. Certificates of attendance will be provided upon request.

Register by October 5 to receive a free Kidwind Wind Turbine Kit!

Event Type:
Hands-On
Target Age/Grade:
Middle School and Up
Twitter:
@UWEnergy and @KEEPprogram

Venue:

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
715.836.3636

Contact:

Wisconsin Energy Institute
Wisconsin Energy Institute

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