Solar Kit

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Solar Kit

Rental Fee: $50*

This hands-on engineering opportunity allows students to investigate energy production by solar power. This kit is designed for 5 groups of students to examine electricity production and how to efficiently harness the power of the sun. The Solar Kit will reinforce the efficiency and practicality of solar power as a renewable resource and will allow your students have a first hand experience with the production of renewable energy. This kit meets 4-PS3-4 Next Generation Science Standard.

Contents of Kit

The Solar Kit includes:

  • 5 Multi-meters
  • 10 Solar panels (2 on each board)
  • 5 Stands
  • 5 Light bulbs
  • 5 Batteries
  • 5 Alligator clips, sets of 2
  • 5 Instruction Guides

The Solar Kit is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core State Standards.

Reserve Kit

*Shipping and handling fees apply. The rental fee is waived for teachers participating in VINS School Programs.