We found 500 resources with the concept heat
What's the Hottest Hot and Coldest Cold?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhen temperatures get extreme, physics gets a little weird! Show physics scholars the lowest man-made temperature to date, as well as the extreme heat of the Big Bang using a video from an extensive playlist. The narrator explains some...
Detecting Rise in Body Temperature in Human and Animals and its Effects on Health
6th - 8th
New ReviewBeat the heat using sensors. Scholars research normal body temperatures for humans and a specific animal. In groups, they create sensors that monitor body temperature, as well as the weather. The goal is to reduce the occurrence of heat...
Putting Energy to Use
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewFrom burning wood for heat to riding a bicycle, converting one form of energy into another is an everyday process! Using a video clip, learners discover the sources of the thermal, mechanical, and electrical energies that make our lives...
The Anatomy of the Sun
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWelcome to Sun 101! What better way to gain an understanding of our star than to learn about its anatomy? Physical science scholars peer inside to discover the inner workings of the sun through a video and discussion questions. The...
Virtual Lab: Heats of Reaction - Hess' Law
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Ready to teach Hess' Law, but not looking forward to the endless supply of Styrofoam cups you'll need to buy? Presenting a high-tech, low-mess option with plenty of pizzazz! Pupils explore heats of reaction in three different exothermic...
Why Is the Sun's Corona So Hot?
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The sun isn't just a ball of fire! An informative video lesson discusses the makeup of the sun and the variation of temperature. The episode of a larger solar system playlist focuses on the corona and theories as to why it has the most...
Why Do Some Things Get Colder (or Hotter) When They React?
9th - 12th
Some reactions absorb heat while others release it. Young scholars investigate both types of reactions in a 12-lesson unit. Each lesson presents a lab investigation that monitors temperature and considers the types of reactions taking...
5 Awesome Science Party Tricks!
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Do you know how to stick a skewer through a balloon without popping it? Physics Girl shares five party tricks including the skewered balloon. Then in a second video, she presents the same experiments with scientific explanations. The...
Solving Crimes with Infrared?
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Do you have a camera that can see through walls? Physics Girl and Nickipedia team up to explain infrared cameras as part of a larger series of videos. It offers a demonstration of the technology as well as an explanation of the science.
Why Can Warm Air "Hold" More Moisture than Cold Air?—Vapor Pressure Exercise
6th - 12th
Does it feel a little humid in here? Learners assume the role of water vapor in the atmosphere as they explore the differences between warm and cold air. They roll dice to determine their level of energy, which determines if they stay...