"Solar Furnaces" Trailer

Students discover how light travels through lenses and how lenses can be used to burn things with sunlight. This relates to heat, light, lenses, focal point, solar energy, and combustion. This video also includes one of Mr. Mac’s crazy stories, “Jack and Jill are Ant-Size,” to help students remember the lesson. Difficulty: Hard.

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