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Make your Own Solar Bottle Light

Make your Own Solar Bottle Light

Make your Own Solar Bottle Light

This KS2,3 and 4 resource shows how Solar Bottle Lights are used to lighten up homes in rural Uganda. It also engages students with how to build their own Solar Bottle Light in the classroom and to test its effectiveness. It also engages with the science of how Solar Bottle Lights work by explaining what refraction is. It is a great resource for bringing global learning to a science lesson, or science to a global education session.

Helen from Uganda shows how she uses plastic water bottles as a way of lighting her dark kitchen in the daytime.

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