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Effects of Solar Radiation on Land and Sea

Earth science enthusiasts experiment to compare the heating rates of soil and water. They relate their findings to the weather conditions near bodies of water. Consider also having middle schoolers measure the cooling rates to demonstrate how water also holds heat longer. This classic experiment is certain to reinforce the concept of water's effect on climate. 

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 7th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
3 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2004
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