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Save the Penguins: An Introduction to Thermodynamics and Heat TransferLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Heat things up in your physical science class with this interactive lesson series on thermodynamics. Through a series of class demonstrations and experiments, young scientists learn how heat is transferred through conduction, convention,...
Thermal Physics / The Saga Continues - Heat TransferLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Somebody in the Nevada Joint Union High School District has a talent for focusing the important, organizational skills, and a creative eye for creating sharp science presentations! Here is one on heat transfer. Conduction, convection,...
Investigation: Heat ExchangeLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
After a brief reading on conduction and home heating systems, middle schoolers design a comparison experiment of temperature change in both hot and cold water. They will need to write up their own lab reports even though the procedure...
Heat and the Second Law of ThermodynamicsLesson Planet
7th - 12th
More than a week's worth of investigation is provided in this source. Physical science stars experiment to describe specific heat, conduction, convection, and radiation. They also discover the relationship between mechanical and thermal...
Heat Transfer and CoolingLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Astronauts train underwater to simulate the change in gravity. An out-of-this-world unit includes three hands-on activities, one teacher demonstration, and a discussion related to some of the challenges astronauts face. Scholars apply...
The Physics of Heat: Crash Course Physics #22Lesson Planet
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Compare and contrast the physics of heat flow with a well-designed video lesson. The 22nd installment of the Crash Course series is an overview of the physics of heat. After beginning with a discussion of thermal energy and heat, the...
Gallery Walk Questions on Earth's Radiation BalanceLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Questions that can be used in a lesson plan on Earth's radiation balance are suggested in this resource. It is not a lesson plan, per se, but it is a list of questions for stations within a "Gallery Walk" lesson plan. The link to how...
Oceans as a Heat ReservoirLesson Planet
7th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Oceans absorb half of the carbon dioxide and 80 percent of the greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere. Scholars learn how and why the oceans store heat more effectively than land and how they help mitigate global warming. Pupils...