Build a Solar Oven
Build a solar oven for cooking smores - yum!Jump to Activity Details
2 More About my Activity
Learn about the sun’s energy in this yummy activity as you build a solar oven to cook yummy treats! Using easy to find items, like a box, tin foil, plastic wrap, and other small supplies, kids will create their own solar oven they can use to cook smores.
3 What Materials Do I Need?
A pizza box (or other cardboard box), tin foil, plastic wrap, sheet of black paper, tape, ruler, utility knife/scissors, pencil, marker, s'mores supplies (marshmallows, graham crackers, chocolate). Optional: chopstick, oven mitts, plate, sunglasses.
4 I learn useful skills too?
- Creative thinking
- Critical & reflective thinking
- Social awareness & responsibility
5 My Guide!
I’m a doodler, dreamer and maker. Some hobbies are drawing, graphic design & media arts. I’ve been an educator and home learning parent K-12 and love exploring creative pursuits through fun activities!
Fun fact: I have 2 tuxedo cats that love water!