Flashlights on Earth

This three-part, hands-on investigation explores how sunlight's angle of incidence at Earth's surface impacts the amount of solar radiation received in a given area. The activity is supported by PowerPoint slides and background information.

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Environmental Literacy Framework
Andrill
The activity takes two class periods: one to set up and one to conduct the experiments. The activity requires access to a globe, flashlights, and batteries.

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Activity is available as downloadable pdf.

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