Heat Transfer in Architecture: Radiation

Unit 6: Designing for the Future: Eco Friendly Building
Lesson 8 of 10

Objective: SWBAT test a model of a house to record how radiation energy helps architects build eco-friendly buildings.

Big Idea: How do architects design eco-friendly buildings that take advantage of the heat transfer from the sun's radiation? Students create an investigation as they explore radiation and its heat transferring potential.

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