Lesson 3: Heat Moves

Overview

Students design and carry out an investigation to monitor the temperature of water when equal volumes of hot and cold water are mixed.

Key Ideas

Lesson Goals

Students will:

Lesson Resources

Lesson Plan

Download Lesson Plan (10 pages, 776 KB)

Lesson Plan

Student Handout 3.1: Mixing Water Class Data
(524 KB)
 

Online Extensions

Try a virtual mixing experiment developed by the Concord Consortium. View Activity 126: Temperature of Mixing Water

Connection to Maine Agencies

A Maine Energy Education Program (MEEP) representative and will come to interested schools, free of charge, to guide and support the concepts in lesson.


For schools in
Aroostook County, a Maine Public Service (MPS) representative will come to interested schools, free of charge, to guide and support concepts developed in this lesson. 


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