What Is Energy?

Unit 6: Earth, Sun, and Moon
Lesson 10 of 12

Objective: SWBAT explain how heat moves from one place to another. SWBAT draw & describe how heat moves by radiation. SWBAT provide examples of heat transfer that occurs in everyday situations.

Big Idea: All forms of matter (solid-liquid-gas) are composed of atoms and molecules that are in constant motion. Looking at everyday situations, students identify heat transfer from warmer to cooler substances.

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