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Lab Materials Needed

Blockey Koa Crate

from Kea STEMCrate

- 1 Springy Spring Scale per student

Student Lab Sheet

Energy Can Change Forms: Exploring Sound, LIght, Heat, and Electricity

Student Edition


Teacher Edition


Energy 4-PS3-1:

Make observations to provide evidence that energy can be transferred from place to place by sound, light, heat, electric currents and motion.

Energy 4-PS3-4:

Apply scientific ideas to design, test, and refine a device that converts energy from one form to another.

Pacing Guide: Recommended time to complete this unit - 1 month

 Instruction day 1 (pages ):  Explore the Phenomenon

 Instruction day 2 (pages 241 - 242):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 3 (pages 243 - 244):  Read, write, and discuss

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 Instruction day 4 (pages 245 - 246):  Read, draw, and discuss

 Instruction day 5 (pages 247 - 248):  Read, discuss, and write

 Instruction day 6 (pages 249 - 250):  Read, discuss, and write

 Instruction day 7 (pages 251 - 252):  Read, discuss, and write

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 Instruction day 8 (pages 253 - 254):  Hands on Activity: Energy Search! (Lab Day 1)

 Instruction day 9 (pages 255 - 256):  Read, draw, and discuss

 Instruction day 10 (pages 257 - 258):  Hands on Activity: Make a device that converts energy!

 Instruction day 11 (page 259):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 12 (pages 260 - 261):  Stem Concepts and Writing Workshop

Pacing Guide Word Color Key:   

                   Green words- Hands-on Activity      Black words- Book reading      Blue words: Revisit the Phenomenon