Shadow Puppets

Students experiment with the effects that various light and puppet positions have on shadows they make with their hands and arms. They work in pairs to trace their shadows and create puppets with the silhouettes. Afterward, they make scientific predictions about light and distance, test them, and evaluate the results.

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