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Why is it hotter when I wear black in the summer?

Young scholars hypothesize about whether colors affect the way they feel temperature and chart their answers. In this heat absorption instructional activity, students test several colors of construction paper with thermometers to see how they are affected by the sun. Young scholars chart their data.

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Resource Details

Grade
K - 5th
Subjects
Science
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
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  • Worksheet

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