Sustainability (as a context for teaching aspects of heat transfer and energy)

There are three activity ideas here.

Solar funnel cookers can be used in a unit on conduction, convection and radiation.

Zeer Pots work by evaporation.

Hand generators demonstrate energy transfer and can link with wind-up radios.

Download all the activities and guides here

See also here.

The activities can form a suite of lessons on the theme of sustainability or can be used individually at appropriate points in a course.


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