Login or Register

800.334.5551 Live Chat

Carolina EcoKits®: Energy Sources

Item # 187204 Exclusive

Grades 9-12. Students explore different types of renewable and nonrenewable energy resources. Working in groups of 4, students rotate to 8 different stations over a period of 2 hours. At each station, they perform a 15-minute activity that relates to energy production. They produce coal gas, work with a water wheel, burn methane bubbles, split water molecules, test photovoltaic cells, build a wind turbine, model geothermal energy, and explore batteries. Kit accommodates a class of 32 students.

Price

$142.25

In stock and available to ship.

Grades 9-12.

  • Learn about renewable and nonrenewable energy resources
  • Examine different energy technologies and analyze the pros and cons of each
  • Design and build models to represent different examples of energy sources

In these laboratory exercises, students explore different types of renewable and nonrenewable energy resources. Working in groups of 4, students rotate to 8 different stations over a period of 2 hours. At each station, they perform a 15-minute activity that relates to energy production. They produce coal gas, work with a water wheel, burn methane bubbles, split water molecules, test photovoltaic cells, build a wind turbine, model geothermal energy, and explore batteries. Kit accommodates a class of 32 students.

  • This item is only available from Carolina Biological Supply Company.
 
Components Qty Included?
One-hole Rubber Stopper (for test tube) 1 Included
One-hole Rubber Stopper (for flask) 1 Included
Pipets 2 Included
Test Tubes, 18 x 150 mm 8 Included
Test Tubes, 10 x 75 mm 2 Included
Solar Cell with Leads 1 Included
DC Motor 1 Included
12-hole Crimping Hub 1 Included
Dowels 10 Included
Bituminous Coal 1 Included
Alligator Clips 6 Included
Compasses 3 Included
Electrode Stand 1 Included
Sodium Sulfate Solution, 120 mL 1 Included
Small Plastic Cups 48 Included
Plastic Plates 16 Included
D-cell Battery 1 Included
Battery Holder 1 Included
9-V Batteries 2 Included
Wire, 75 ft 1 Included
Pinwheel 1 Included
Plastic Container 1 Included
Plastic Spoon 1 Included
Candle 1 Included
Teacher’s Manual and Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Support Stands 2 Needed, Not included
Buret Clamps 2 Needed, Not included
Bunsen Burners (or other natural gas lab burners) 2 Needed, Not included
Hot Plate 1 Needed, Not included
Metal File 1 Needed, Not included
Small Fan 1 Needed, Not included
Graduated Cylinders, 100 mL 2 Needed, Not included
Graduated Cylinders, 10 mL 2 Needed, Not included
Beakers, 150 mL or larger 2 Needed, Not included
Beaker, 500 mL 1 Needed, Not included
Erlenmeyer Flask, 200 mL 1 Needed, Not included
Sheets of Paper 50 Needed, Not included
Scissors 2 Needed, Not included
Stapler 1 Needed, Not included
Tape 1 Needed, Not included
Lamp or LED 1 Needed, Not included
Matches Needed, Not included
Laboratory Hood (or 2 well-ventilated workstations) Needed, Not included
Heat-Resistant Gloves Needed, Not included
Chemical Splash-Resistant Safety Googles Needed, Not included
Wooden Toothpicks Needed, Not included
Liquid Dish Soap Needed, Not included
Paper Towels Needed, Not included
Water Needed, Not included
Thumbtacks Needed, Not included

Correlations to State Standards

Select the appropriate set of options below to view standards met by this product. After making selections, please do not use your browser's "Back" button to return to previous steps. Instead, use the blue links such as Content Unit Search to go back to a previous step in the search.


    Carolina Biological Supply

    © Carolina Biological Supply Company

    2700 York Road, Burlington, NC 27215-3398 • 800.334.5551