This is a comprehensive forms of energy (light energy, thermal energy, sound energy, and mechanical energy) interactive notebook. Inside you will find:
*Energy foldable- Definition of energy
*Things I know that use energy foldable- To be used to activate prior knowledge
*Forms of energy foldable- Showing the four forms the students will be learning about
*Chocolate chip thermal energy mini lab- A mini lab (or center) where students place a chocolate chip in their hand and make a fist to see how thermal energy effects objects
*Adding/removing thermal energy foldable
*Glow stick lab- A lab showing how heat changes a glow stick
*Sound vocabulary match up- Covering vibration, pitch, sound wave, and volume
*Balloon speaker mini lab- A mini lab showing how vibrations move to cause sound using a balloon
*Jumping pepper mini lab- A mini lab showing how vibrations make pepper jump
*Mechanical energy foldable- Covering mechanical, potential, and kinetic energy
*Potential/Kinetic energy picture sort
*Catapult mechanical energy lab- Showing how a catapult has potential and kinetic energy
*Light energy reading passage and notes foldable
*Light labs- Three small labs showing how light is absorbed, reflected, and refracted
*Forms of energy sort
These end up being 16 pages worth of an interactive notebook! There are many places for differentiation added in. For all foldables and activities there are teacher directions and pictures given.
Please look at the preview for some examples.
This product supports TEK 3.6A and TEK 4.6A for science.