Possible Framing Questions:
How do we measure light and heat in nature?
How does the sun's energy help living things meet their basic needs?
How is energy being used at Forest Valley today?
If we explore non-standard measurements of the sun's energy being used at Forest Valley, then we will learn how the sun is the principal source of energy and how different living things use this energy to get what they need.
Please click on the words below to plan a complete learning cycle that includes your visit, and pre and post activities.
How do I prepare my students for this visit? (Plan)
What will we do at Forest Valley? (Act)
How can I document learning? (Observe)
What are some possible follow up activities? (Reflect)
I wonder how worms use the sun's energy?