Energy Education Activities

The Kansas Energy Program (KEP) has put together video demonstrations of our most popular energy education activities. If you enjoy the videos, please give them a thumbs up on the KEP YouTube channel, and don't forget to subscribe to keep up with future videos.

MacGyver Windmill

This activity requires participants to gather materials from around the house and build a windmill that uses wind power to lift weight. The activity will challenge participants' engineering creativity and ability to manipulate independent and dependent variables. For a written lesson and instructions, visit the KidWind REcharge lab activities page: https://www.kidwind.org/activities/recharge-labs.

Sailcar

This activity requires participants to gather materials from around the house and build a sailcar powered by wind. The activity will challenge participants' engineering creativity and ability to manipulate independent and dependent variables. For a written lesson and instructions, visit the KidWind REcharge lab activities page: https://www.kidwind.org/activities/recharge-labs.