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Wonders of the Sun (8 activities)

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Grades

K-4, 5-8

Subject

Solar

Summary

Hands-on explorations that introduce scientific concepts of solar energy to elementary students. The activities are:

  • Solar Energy to Heat
  • Solar Energy Can Cause Chemical Reactions
  • Radiometer
  • Solar Energy to Heat and Motion
  • Latitude and Sunlight Intensity
  • Cooking with Solar Energy
  • Transforming Solar Energy into Electricity
  • PV Systems on the School
Curriculum

Science, Social Studies, Mathematics, Language Arts

Plan Time

Eight 30 minute class periods

Materials

Handouts and other materials needed detailed within teacher guide.

Standards

Standards are listed at the beginning of the curriculum guide.

Owner

The NEED Project

Lesson Plans/Activity

Wonders of the Sun (8 activities): Teacher Guide
Wonders of the Sun (8 activities): Student Guide