These scaffolded notes double as graphic organizers while students preview, discover, summarize, or review definitions and examples of convection, conduction, and radiation. This science activity aligns with vocabulary from Virginia Science SOL Standard 6.3b.
Ice vs Heat - there are always misconceptions pertaining to their usage for muscle and soft tissue injuries. Cold therapy is used immediately following trauma or after stressing an injured area. Heat therapy is used to heal injury through enhanced blood flow to injured tissue. #musclehealing #coldtherapy
Teaching the forms of energy to fifth grade can be challenging since there are many tough concepts. Here is an anchor chart physical science idea to help teach forms of energy like light, heat and sound.
The atomic theory of matter tells us that a gas is made up of tiny particles called atoms (or molecules, which are combinations of atoms), which are constantly in motion, smashing into each other and the walls of whatever container they might be in. Here is a highly visual model of this idea.