Week of November 12-16

This week we will be focusing on the energy transfer CONVECTION.  We will be doing a couple of investigations to see how this transfer works.  We will finish our 3 transfers up with working on a crossword puzzle and doing a balloon challenge.

Here is our tentative schedule for the week:

Monday 11/12

A quick discussion on density and beginning to look at how HEAT ENERGY transfers through liquids.

Tuesday 11/13

Finishing up how HEAT ENERGY transfers through fluids.  Class demonstration on how CONVECTION occurs in the air.

Wednesday 11/14

Wrapping up CONVECTION in the air.   Looking at a reading assignment that explains all three transfers and working on crossword puzzle.

Thursday 11/15

Creating a balloon challenge.

Friday 11/16

Testing balloon challenge.

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