Build a Thermos

Unit 1: Heat Transfer and Interactions of Matter
Lesson 10 of 11

Objective: SWBAT will be able to design, construct, and test a thermos structure to determine which model keeps the warmest temperature.

Big Idea: Need STEM lessons to help your students explore heat and temperature? This is the one.

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