Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: 9-12
Publication Year: 2009
Product Number: EG-2009-02-05-MSFC
In this challenge, students follow the engineering design process to do the following:
1. Build a solar hot water heater.
2. Test to see if the heater can raise the temperature of water.
3. Use the test results to improve their heater to cause the greatest increase in temperature.
Feel the Heat [1MB PDF file]
This activity is part of the On the Moon Educator Guide.