We found 504 resources with the concept 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
New ReviewReady 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...
Investigating How Heat Flows
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIt is impossible to cool down a glass of water by adding ice. Young scientists explore heat transfer through videos, experiments, and interactive games. They quickly catch on that the water melts the ice and things aren't always as they...
Why Is the Sun's Corona So Hot?
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe 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...
Science of Skates—Science of the Winter Olympics
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Speed skaters, hockey players, and ice skaters each have skates created specifically for their sports—an interesting fact for your Olympic Games fans! An engaging lesson explores the engineering design of different types of ice skates.