Shadow People


When students use small cut-out models to check for changes in the length of a shadow, they often find little change from hour to hour.  So, why not ‘super size’ the model to make the changes more obvious?  Including a thermometer on the cardboard cut-out allows for the identification of a temperature change as well as relating temperature change to the length of the shadow and the position of the sun.

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