Three separate Gnome's Path Home work and energy vocabulary matching activities plus three other bonus activities that are described below are included in this bundle!
These matching activities can be purchased separately. By purchasing this bundle you will receive color and black line versions of all three sets, save money, and get three extra activities (Energy Color Coding, Student Created Energy Questions, Work and Energy Writing Prompt) that only come with a bundle purchase.
Gnome's Path Home Directions:
Students will find the gnome’s path home by completing each matching activity. The first card will say “Start” and have the first question. Find the answer to the first question and place it above the start card. The card that has the first answer will also have the second question. Continue to find the matches until you have created the gnome’s entire path home. The last card will have the last answer and will also say “Gnome Sweet Home”.
This is a differentiated activity that consists of 6 task cards. The first two tasks are easier. Task #1 and #2 require students to complete a 9 card matching task that reviews 8 work and energy related vocabulary words each. Both of these tasks are a great option for students who may get overwhelmed with too many vocabulary cards at one time. It is also a good option to use if you do not have as much time. Task #3 will be easier for students to do if they have completed tasks #1 and #2.
Task #3 will require students to complete an 18 card matching task that reviews 17 work and energy related vocabulary words. This is a great option for students who love a challenge! You may choose to let some or all of your students start with this task.
Task #4 is a "Create Your Own Question" activity. Students are required to write a question that matches an answer that is found in the gnomes path answer sheet.
Task #5 is a color coding activity. Students will answer questions about work and energy by color coding specific sections of their answer sheet.
Task #6 contains a writing prompt.
Color and black line versions of each matching activity are provided. I love printing these on different colors of paper. I then give each group a different color.
Use these activities with individuals, pairs, or groups of students. An answer sheet is provided.
This is an "EASY PREP" activity. All you need to do is print, laminate (if you wish to keep them), and cut the cards. All cuts are straight line cuts and can be done quickly. The cards are not in order on the sheets so you could require the students to cut out their own cards. Give each student or group of students a copy of the answer sheet. Tasks 1-3 can be done without the answer sheet if you would like to visually check their work instead.
The following topics are reviewed with this activity: energy, work, power, work and power formulas, potential energy, kinetic energy, radiant energy, mechanical energy, Joule, Watt, energy input, energy output, and efficiency.
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