What is Energy?

Unit 2: Energy
Lesson 1 of 4

Objective: SWBAT define kinetic energy and potential energy.

Big Idea: In this lesson students participate in an internet search to investigate the definition of energy and discover the two main types of energy, kinetic and potential energy.

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Science, Energy (Physical Science), potential energy, inquiry, active learning, internet research, technolog
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