Science Shorts: Solar Pizza Friday

by: Kimberly Carroll and Leigh Ray

In an effort to bridge the gap between science and technology and its effects on everyday life, this lesson engages students in a study of solar energy and technological design. Students make real world connections and develop their skills in scientific inquiry in the process. Read on to find out how to set up a pizza box solar cooker, and get cooking with homegrown or purchased ingredients.

Level

Elementary School

Details

Type Journal ArticlePub Date 11/1/2009Stock # sc09_047_03_54Volume 047Issue 03

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