FOSS - Solar Energy

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Grade: 5
Type: Physical Science
Description:
Students study the relationship between a light source (the sun), an object, and the shadow it casts. They set up experiments to discover which variables influence the transfer of energy from the sun to air, water, and earth materials. Students conduct experiments to discover the best passive solar water heater design.
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