See The Wind!

Students learn about wind at different altitudes above the earth. In this wind lesson plan, students use kites or balloons with attached streamers to observe the wind speed, wind turbulence and shear at different elevations. Students complete an observations/data sheet and answer 7 questions about their results.

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Grade
7th - 10th
Subjects
Earth Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2006
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