1st Objective: SWBAT explain how temperature is related to kinetic energy.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RST.6-8.1 Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of science and technical texts.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RST.6-8.6 Analyze the author’s purpose in providing an explanation, describing a procedure, or discussing an experiment in a text.
Thermal Energy is referred to as heat energy in this video.
Heat flows. It's the energy of moving molecules. Heat makes things go; it can make things burn. From snow to ice floe, things may look cold, but they've got heat. Conduction, radiation, convection, natural & forced that's how heat gets around.
In this animated activity, learners explore three major methods of heat transfer and practice identifying each.