Climate Chaos: What We Can Do; Energy Conservation At Home

Students experiment to learn about how insulation helps conserve energy. In this energy conservation lesson, students follow directions to conduct an experiment that show how insulation increases energy conservation. They use plastic bottles, hot water, and a variety of insulation materials such as newspaper, fabric and egg crates. They fill in a chart with their observation before answering associated questions.

4th - 5th Science 3 Views 6 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning
1 hr

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