Solar Energy

Bar Code: 2357

Description: The Solar Energy Module introduces students totheimportant concepts of apparent sun movement and passive solarenergy. Studentscapture solar energy using several different earthmaterials, and make solarwaterheaters using reflective andabsorbent collectors. Finally, they workwithmodel houses todiscover how to maximize space heating using the sun'senergy.


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