APES Solar Cooker Project

APES Solar Cooker Project

Author: Selena Overton

Students will design, test and redesign a solar cooker.

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Solar Cooker Project

Students will watch NOVA – Saved by the Sun.

In groups of two, students will go online to brainstorm ideas for solar oven designs.

Ovens will be designed and built at home.

Students will test their first model at home, and then redesign to improve efficiency.

Students will present their data to the class using media of their choosing.

Source: S. Overton

NOVA - Saved by the Sun

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Source: PBS NOVA