Solar Radiation Teacher Resources
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Solar Car Series: during What Part of the Day Can the Most Sun Power Be Collected?Lesson Planet
5th - 8th
In preparation for solar car races, middle schoolers attempt to discover what time of day the most solar energy can be collected. Begin by demonstrating the use of a voltmeter for measuring solar cell output. Take them outdoors to take...
The Ocean: A Driving Force for Weather and ClimateLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What's behind Earth's wild, wonderful, and sometimes weird weather? A lesson from PBS's Weather and Climate series takes viewers on a worldwide trek to examine the many interactions between Earth's atmosphere, oceans, and land masses....
Weather Patterns and Seasonal ChangesLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Get your class outside to observe their surroundings with a lesson plan highlighting weather patterns and seasonal changes. First, learners take a weather walk to survey how the weather affects animals, people, plants, and trees during...
The Sun and Its Effects on Your CommunityLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Why is the sun round? Examine this question, and others, with your pupils while teaching them how to live in a more earth-friendly environment. Pupils explore Sun composition and discuss how solar wind, sunspots, and solar energy affects...
Land of the Midnight SunLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
From days of 24 hour sunlight, to endless nights that last for days, the Arctic is a very unique place to live. Examine the seasonal changes that occur in the northern-most reaches of the globe and the impact they have on the plants and...
Investigating the Climate System: Energy, A Balancing ActLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Earth science explorers design an experiment to demonstrate that the albedo of a surface affects its temperature. They test to find out if moisture on the surface affects temperature. They discover whether or not concrete or asphalt heat...