We found 9 resources with the keyterm thermal expansion
Thermal Expansion and Sea Level RiseLesson Planet
5th - 9th
Placing a thermometer and a glass tube into a flask of cold water and sealing it, you can expose it to heat and very visually demonstrate thermal expansion to your earth science class. Follow it with a discussion about how the increasing...
Thermal Physics The Basics: Heat, Temperature, and ExpansionLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Something we are so familiar with can be at the same time so mysterious! Ignite your physics learners' understanding of heat with this PowerPoint. By viewing this presentation, aided by your explanation, they will be able to relate heat...
Changing Planet: Rising Ocean Temperatures - Rising Sea LevelsLesson Planet
5th - 9th
As an anticipatory set, young environmental technicians watch a video about how ocean temperatures seem to be changing along with the global climate. They perform a laboratory demonstration with the purpose of observing what happens to...
The Mathematics of Convection: Nature's Model for Energy ProductionLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers conduct a series of experiments to investigate density, buoyancy and climate. In this math lesson, pupils design and build a hot air balloon to demonstrate convection. They research and write a paper about solar chimneys.