Solar Roadways

solar roadways

Revolutionary roads which stay snow-free, claim developers. A click of a switch they can transform the road into a car park or even sports pitches. In this activity students consider whether solar roadways are worth funding. They critique claims using reasoning and evidence, and apply what they know about generating electricity in solar cells, to make a decision.

Learning objective

  • Critique claims, using reasoning, evidence and scientific knowledge of how light waves generate electricity in solar cells.

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Solar Roadways

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