Thames & Kosmos Wind Power Science Kit

Thames & Kosmos Wind Power Science Kit

Clearly it's never to early to start teaching kids about sustainable energy- what cooler way than by constructing a working wind turbine? This looks like a great kit- it teaches about the environment, physics and mechanics all at once. Once the kit is assembled the turbine can be used to power an LED or recharge a rechargeable battery.

  • One of the parts of first and second grade science curriculum in the state where I live (and probably where you live, too) is basic machines. This little kit is geared with 5 to 7 year olds in mind and comes with all the parts nee... One of the parts of first and second grade science curriculum in the state where I live (and probably where you live, too) is basic machines. This little kit is geared with 5 to 7 year olds in mind and comes with all the parts needed for them to start building bicycles, tricycles, cars and even a motor!