Featured in PASCO’s College Environmental Science Instructor Guide
College Instructor edition with experiments covering introductory and general environmental science topics.
Use a stainless steel temperature sensor to measure the temperature of a solar panel positioned at different angles relative to the sun in order to determine how the earth's tilt and rotation around the sun is related to climate and the seasons.
Students determine how the earth's tilt and rotation around the sun is related to climate and the seasons. To do this they:
Students gain experience conducting the following procedures:
Black construction paper, 15 x 15 cm
Cardboard, 15 x 15 cm
Small Tripod Base and Rod
Tape - 1 roll
This experiment may require software and an interface for data collection.