In the collection Science Please!, the first clip, entitled The Wind, explains the phenomenon of the wind with the help of archives, animation and narration.
Ages 6 to 9
Science - Earth Science and Geology
Science - Environmental Science
Teacher asks students to: - draw or build a model of a village in which all energy sources are renewable; - conduct estimations of wind speeds during one week, observing effects on the ground using the Beaufort scale, and plot the data in a broken-line diagram; compare with Environment Canada weather data for the same period; - read up on Greek mythology and learn about Aeolus, the Ruler of Winds.