Sailing Close to the Winter Wind

Week take-flight Lesson 2203 Science 6th Grade7th Grade8th Grade Aired Week of 3/1/2022
Sailing Close to the Winter Wind

This lesson will explore the phenomenon of wind in the winter through the pastime of ice boating to learn about the science behind how winds are produced, sailboats move, and how wind can be a renewable source of energy. Learners will engage in design projects to build a wind-powered sail cart, anemometer, and windmill.