What's Cooking With Solar?

Intended Learning Outcomes

The students will be able to:

  • develop an efficient solar energy collector and explain its key scientific design features.

Teaching Rationales

Students will experience how to collect and use solar energy to heat food.

Learning Areas, Strands, Achievement Objectives

3 - 4 Science

Nature of Science
Investigating in science

  • Students will build on prior experiences, working together to share and examine their own and others' knowledge.
  • Students will ask questions, find evidence, explore simple models, and carry out appropriate investigations to develop simple explanations.

Activity-specific Achievement Objectives

1 - 2 Science

Nature of Science
Investigating in science

  • Students will work together to develop an efficient solar energy collector.