Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Investigate phenomena that produce heat.
Use an illustration to identify various sources of heat energy.
Place a thermometer in a sunny window and one in a shady area of the classroom and record the temperatures over time. Compare, discuss, and record any temperature differences.
Distinguish among heat, radiant, and chemical forms of energy.
Associate the sun’s energy with the melting of an ice cube placed in a window.
Identify and explain how the sun affects objects on the surface of the earth.
Design an investigation to demonstrate how different forms of energy release heat or light.
Identify the sun as the source of heat and light.
Identify different forms of energy, such as heat, light, and chemical.