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This article from NPR explains why the effects of global warming may not have been noticeable during the past few years. The article warns that there are several factors, such as…
  
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This set of images and video produced with infrared photography lets students "see" heat radiation. Infrared is emitted by anything with a temperature -- even cold objects. The…
  
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This item is a middle school lesson plan developed specifically for use with the PhET simulation "Gas Properties". It provides step-by-step instructions for setting up the simulation…
  
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This is a 30-minute teacher-led demonstration for grades 3-5 on the topic of heat transfer. By watching food coloring added to heated water, students observe the process of…
  
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This interactive Flash animation for Grades 5-8 explores methods of heat transfer and provides examples from everyday life. Three methods of heat transfer are depicted: conduction,…
  
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This is a 50-minute lab for grades 3-5 on the topic of heat capacity. Students work in teams to collect data on the heat capacity of various common materials. The main objective is…
  
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This is a lesson plan for grades 3-5 that introduces the concept of heat and thermal energy. It is designed as a teacher-led discussion to explore temperature, heat capacity,…
  
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In this 50-minute activity for grades 3-5, students construct a simple thermometer using 2-liter bottles, straws, and an alcohol-water mixture. The primary objective is to help young…
  
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This resource is a set of three web-based labs for grades 7-9 relating volume, temperature, and pressure of a contained gas. The interactive labs are designed to promote inquiry in…
  
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This NOVA website contains information about the scientific quest to utilize cold and to achieve the lowest temperature possible. Several interactive simulations present topics such…
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