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Energy Transformations at Santa's Enchanted Forest

Resource ID#: 125970

Primary Type: Lesson Plan

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This activity allows students to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding on forms of energy and transformations in a fun way. This lesson is based on an annual carnival in the community during the Christmas season. After learning about different forms of energy, how the transform from one to another, and the Law of Conservation of Energy they apply that to some of their favorite and popular rides at the carnival. This lesson allows for the arts in S.T.E.A.M. to be addressed.

General Information

Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 7
Intended Audience: Educators
Suggested Technology: Computer for Presenter, Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Interactive Whiteboard, Speakers/Headphones, Smart Phone/Tablet
Instructional Time: 4 Hour(s)
Resource supports reading in content area: Yes
Keywords: energy
Instructional Component Type(s): Lesson Plan
Resource Collection: FCR-STEMLearn Physical Sciences

Aligned Standards

Name Description
SC.7.P.11.2: Investigate and describe the transformation of energy from one form to another.
SC.7.P.11.3: Cite evidence to explain that energy cannot be created nor destroyed, only changed from one form to another.