Forms, States, and Conversions

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Searching for a way to integrate multiple concepts of energy conversion while captivating a middle school audience? This lesson presents topics related to potential and kinetic energy and offers the ability to allow pupil interaction. 

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Instructional Ideas

  • Allow additional time to answer questions about specific laws related to energy conversion and/or thermodynamics
  • Have volunteers demonstrate concepts for a more captive audience
Classroom Considerations

  • Several demonstrations build upon one another to explain complex topics for the middle school classroom
Pros

  • It is adaptable for your classroom's dynamics.
  • This plan may be easily adapted, as needed, based on time factors and classroom dynamics
Cons

  • None