Lesson 5: Construct and Test Wind Turbine, High School
This unit contains visual elements and reading requirements, which may pose challenges to students with vision impairments, dyslexia, or other learning disabilities. Students will need to access images of wind turbines and therefore made need assistance accessing that content through description or tactile experience. In addition, some activities involve manipulation of small objects and may require accommodations for students with upper body mobility or fine motor impairments. Have students work with partners or in small groups so that each student can contribute according to his or her strengths. For information on suggested accommodations, select an activity below.
- Warm Up and Sharing Circle
- Experimental Protocol
- Investigation 5: Blade Design
- Investigation 5: Hypotheses, Testing and Observations
- Investigation 5: Lab Books and Lab Worksheet
- Reflection and Blog Post
You may also select a disability type to see the suggested accommodations across all the activities.