Heat—Hide and Seek

What is the difference between heat and temperature? Learners conduct an experiment and collect data to determine the connection between heat and temperature. The investigation helps them realize that heat may be absorbed or released without a change in temperature.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Record observations on the temperature graph to make direct connections
Classroom Considerations

  • Allow time to gather and prepare necessary materials
  • Expects an understanding of the movement of atoms in different phases of matter
Pros

  • Provides the resource in an editable format
  • Includes questions to help guide pupils to specific conclusions
Cons

  • None
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