What Is Energy? Short Demos

Young scholars engage in three short, hands-on, in-class demos which expand students' understand of energy. First, using peanuts and heat, young scholars see how the human body burns food to make energy. Then, they create paper snake mobiles to explore how heat energy can cause motion. Finally, students determine the effect that heat energy from the sun (or a lamp) has on temperature by placing pans of water in different locations.

3rd - 5th English Language Arts 55 Views 97 Downloads
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
45 mins

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