How a Greenhouse Works: Heat

In this lab, students use a temperature sensor to measure the heat generated in a model greenhouse by altering the types of material that light passes through.


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Featured Equipment

Temperature Sensor

Wireless Temperature Sensor

The Wireless Temperature Sensor is a general-purpose sensor found in many science labs. With a rugged, waterproof design, and long-lasting battery, students can spend more time collecting data and less time dealing with equipment.

Temperature Sensor

PASPORT Temperature Sensor

Durable stainless steel temperature sensor with a wide measurable range. For use with PASPORT Interfaces.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Source: Lab #29

Elementary School Science Teacher Guide

How a Greenhouse Works: Heat