Can You Make A Solar Powered Oven?
How much can solar powered items really help our environment? Learn about solar power with our STEM challenge.
Can you make a solar powered oven?
What you need per person/group...
- Can You Make a Solar Powered Oven? Creator Sheet
- Boxes with lids (pizza boxes or shoe boxes
- Aluminum Foil
- Plastic Wrap
- Black Paper
- Stick/Popsicle Stick
- Graham Crackers
What you need to do...
- Students will begin by picking groups and or working independently
- Students will then take the creator sheet and begin to decide what items they will use to create a Solar Powered Oven
- Students will then write out the steps they are choosing to create the Solar Powered Oven
- Students will record any issues they have as they following the steps they created for building the Solar Powered Oven
- Once the Oven is ready, students will then take the items to make a S’more and see if the oven heats up the s’more.
- Right down any changes that they think should be made, to make the oven better
We would love to see you try this STEM Challenge. Share your results with us through social media!