This product can be used as a quiz or an end of unit assessment during 3rd grade's unit on Heat. It has a variety of questioning utilizing both multiple choice and short answer.Within the assessment, there are several critical thinking questions that require a deeper understanding of the content. This assessment addresses all of the third grade CCGPS Science standards listed below. S3P1. Students will investigate how heat is produced and the effects of heating and cooling, and will understand a change in temperature indicates a change in heat.
a Categorize ways to produce heat energy such as burning, rubbing (friction and mixing one thing with another.
b. Investigate how insulation affects heating and cooling. c. Investigate the transfer of heat energy from the sun to various materials. d. Use thermometers to measure the changes in temperatures of water samples (hot,warm, cold) over time.