This is a straightforward worksheet or homework activity that reviews CONVECTION (heat transfer, thermal energy). There are two diagrams, and the students analyze these diagrams using their knowledge of convection currents.
Earth/Space Standards: MS-ESS2-2 MS-ESS2-3 MS-ESS2-6
Physical Science Standards: MS-PS3-3 MS-PS3-6
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Additional Resources (Middle School):
Hands-On Convection in Gases Activity
Density and Convection Reading
Clicking Coins Thermal Expansion Activity
Simple Thermal Expansion Activity with Balloons
EASY Convection Currents Lab
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