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This item is an interactive Flash animation for Grades 5-8 on the topic of heat. Students investigate heat transfer and classify examples from everyday life. Three methods of heat transfer are depicted: conduction, convection, and radiation.
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Metadata instance created
October 21, 2008
by Caroline Hall
October 25, 2011
by Caroline Hall
Last Update when Cataloged:
March 17, 2008
This resource is part of 2 Physics Front Topical Units.
Topic: Heat and Temperature Unit Title: The Relationship Between Heat and Temperature
Students can interactively explore conduction, convection, and radiation. This resource was designed to help kids understand the three types of heat transfer and be able to classify examples from everyday life.
Topic: Heat and Temperature Unit Title: Teaching about Heat and Thermal Energy
Well-organized Flash activity for middle school learners on methods of heat transfer, including conduction, convection, and radiation. Registered users of Teachers' Domain can quickly correlate this item with their own state standards.
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