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B. Energy: 1. The student recognizes that energy may be changed in form with varying efficiency.: 3-5: The student...

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knows how to trace the flow of energy in a system (e.g., as in an ecosystem).


Roofus' Solar Home
http://www.eere.energy.gov/roofus/

Students recognize and read about different types of energy in homes


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recognizes various forms of energy (e.g., heat, light, and electricity).


The Energy Story
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/index.html

This site is a guide that looks at the way energy makes our world work.


Energy Quest
http://www.energy.ca.gov/education/

This site is loaded with all sorts of science related information. It has puzzles and games that are on levels of difficulty. Biographies of energy pioneers and definitions of many energy related topics. Safety tips and sciece projects for all levels of skill are also included.


Energy Quest
http://www.energy.ca.gov/education/index.html

Energy Education site sponsored by the California Energy Commission comprised of 22 awesome areas of exploration with varying degrees of difficulty. Also contains science projects, contests, and more. Visit it now!


Yesteryears Toys - Steam101
http://www.yesteryeartoys.com/howsteamworks/y101.htm

Step by step instructions on how heat energy is being converted into mechanical energy via water (steam) as an intermediary. Step by step process/ demonstration on how energy is transfered to create new new energy. Site includes charts, graphs and a Quick Time movie. Suitable for 4th or 5th grade students. Nice use of animation and graphics to keep kids attention


Windmills
http://www.geocities.com/yosemite/1001/windmill.htm

all about windmills types and origins with pictures.


Go Fly A Kite
http://www.planemath.com/activities/flykite/kitehome.html

How and why to kites fly? Students can find the answers to these questions by reading about kites and taking a short quiz on this site.


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knows that most things that emit light also emit heat.

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knows the many ways in which energy can be transformed from one type to another.


How To Make an Electric Motor
http://fly.hiwaay.net/~palmer/motor.html

Directions on how to make a simple electric motor using a battery.


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knows that various forms of energy (e.g., mechanical, chemical, electrical, magnetic, nuclear, and radiant) can be measured in ways that make it possible to determine the amount of energy that is transformed.

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knows ways that heat can move from one object to another.


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