This solar lesson is aimed at the elementary school classroom. The Sun Dawg Bag contains 2 mini solar cars (1″), and activity cards for conducting a solar race, testing color filters, reflectors and sun angle on the cars. The bags are given to teachers at CEI outreach events.
Build Your SunDawg Bag:
- Print out the lesson cards Mini Solar Cars and Lessons
- Download the Teacher Guide for SunDawg Bag Lessons
- Mini Solar Cars – 2 cars for $2.20 from Amazon
- Color Filters – $17.99 from Amazon
- Reflector or use Aluminum Foil – $9.82 from Amazon
- Print Out REFLECTORS Plan
You may also order or assemble a Solar Energy Exploration Kit which includes electric meter, solar cells, motor and clip leads.
Request a SunDawg Bag:
Washington teachers can get a single free SunDawg bag by signing up here.