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Science experiments for kids – Make an anemometer to measure wind speed

What's included?

Two-page PDF featuring classroom activity ideas, plus teacher notes

Key Stage

KS1, KS2, KS3


Years 1-9


This two-page PDF explains how to:

  • create an anemometer to measure wind speed
  • predict and compare the effect wind will have on the anemometer
  • create wind to test the anemometer
It’s the perfect activity for groups of three or four and can be done indoors or outdoors. It’s suitable for KS1-KS3 and touches on science (climate), maths (gathering data) and English (following instructions).

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Science experiments for kids – Make an anemometer to measure wind speed
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