A selection of activities to investigate energy transfer including a fun activity making ice cream. All can be done in a classroom/at home with only basic equipment so can be done by all ages. The investigations can we done as a quick activity as part of a longer lesson or they can be extended by asking students to use them as inspiration to design their own investigations which will support practical write up skills.
Data collected can also be used for data interpretation activities, again to support the mathematical elements of the science curriculum.
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