Looking Into Surface Albedo

This Looking Into Surface Albedo lesson plan also includes:

How does the color of a surface affect the heating of the earth? Middle school science classes experiment with color and surface albedo to determine the relationship. The website has tabs for an overview, teacher's instructions, background and extension ideas, and a student lab sheet. It is richly detailed and will provide an apt activity for your earth science curriculum. 

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 10th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
Experiment
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Technology
Scientific Equipment
Year
2013