We found 48 resources with the concept insulation
Climate Chaos: What We Can Do; Energy Conservation At HomeLesson Planet
4th - 5th
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...
HOW DO PENGUINS, WHALES, AND SEALS LIVE IN SUCH A COLD OCEAN?Lesson Planet
5th - 7th
Students discover that a layer of fat just under the skin is highly adaptive for living in cold water. They coat one hand with vegetable shortening and dip the hand in the ice water. They explain that the layer of vegetable fat...
What is the Best Insulator: Air, Styrofoam, Foil, or Cotton?Lesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students investigate the properties of insulators by attempting to keep a cup of water from freezing, and once it is frozen, to keep it from melting. They conduct the experiment, record and analyze the results, and answer discussion...