New South Wales Curriculum

ST2-8PW-ST

describes the characteristics and effects of common forms of energy, such as light and heat

24 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    The Heat is On Worksheet

    A worksheet to consolidate your students' understanding of heat energy.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 3 - 4
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    Conductors and Insulators Poster

    A poster highlighting conductors and insulators of heat energy.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 4
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    When Winter Comes - Keeping Warm Worksheet

    A poem to activate students' prior knowledge about keeping warm.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 3 - 4
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    Science Experiment - Keeping Out the Heat

    A science experiment which investigates which material is the best insulator of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 3 - 4 Has Starter Sheet
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    What is Heat? Worksheet

    A worksheet to help students understand heat energy.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 3 - 4
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    Heat Transference Worksheet

    A worksheet to help students identify examples of heat transference.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 4
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    Science Experiment - Feel the Heat

    A science experiment which investigates which material is the best conductor of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 3 - 4 Has Starter Sheet
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    Moving Heat Worksheet

    A worksheet to help students understand how heat moves.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 3 - 4
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    Heat Sources Worksheet

    A worksheet to help students identify various sources of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 3 - 4
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    Heat Sources Sorting Activity

    A sorting activity to help students identify various sources of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 3 - 4
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    Heat Sources Poster

    An informative poster about heat sources to display in your classroom.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 4
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    Heat Energy Word Wall Vocabulary

    Twenty-seven heat energy vocabulary cards for a word wall.

    Teach Starter Publishing 22 pages Years: 3 - 4 Is Customisable
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    What is Hot? Blank Posters

    A poster to use when exploring the concept of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 3 - 4
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    What is Hot? Poster with Images

    A poster to use when exploring the concept of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 4
  • teaching resource

    What is Hot? Poster (with Images and Text)

    A poster to use when exploring the concept of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 4
  • resource pack

    Heat Energy Teaching Resource Pack

    A comprehensive set of posters, activities and worksheets related to the concept of heat energy.

    Teach Starter Publishing 119 pages Years: 3 - 4
  • lesson plan

    Sources of Heat

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify kinetic, electrical and chemical sources of heat energy.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • unit plan

    The Heat is On Unit Plan

    This Physical Sciences unit addresses the concept of heat energy, including heat sources, heat transfer, thermal conductors and thermal insulators.

    Teach Starter Publishing 79 pages Year: 3 Has Starter Sheet
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    The Heat is On

    An assessment task in which students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of heat energy and how it moves.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • lesson plan

    Thermal Insulators - Keeping Out the Heat

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate which materials are the best thermal insulators.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Thermal Conductors - Feel the Heat

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate which materials are the best thermal conductors.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Moving Heat

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the concept of heat transference.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    What is Heat?

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the concept of heat as a form of energy.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Keeping Warm

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore prior knowledge and understanding of heat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet