Science - Mr. Johnson Heat Transfer

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Week of Jan 9 - Jan 12

Heat Transfer in the Atmosphere  

  • Monday 1/9 - Tea Kettle Test / Illustrate Heat Transfer in the Atmosphere / HW Fusion 163-166 not #15
  • Tuesday 1/10 - Heat Transfer in the Atmosphere Essay / HW Semester Review parts I-III
  • Wednesday 1/11 Heat Transfer in the Atmosphere Essay / HW Semester Review parts IV-VII
  • Thursday 1/12- Heat Transfer in the Atmosphere Essay / HW Study Semester Review  
  • Friday 1/13- Complete Heat Transfer in the Atmosphere Essay
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  • Tuesday 1/17 - Specific Heat / HW Complete Experiment Design
  • Wednesday 1/18 - Compare Experiment Designs / Specific Heat Analysis
  • Thursday 1/12- Specific Heat Analysis
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content related links:

        for more information about the structure of Earth's Atmosphere:http://www.visionlearning.com

        for more information on states of matter:http://www.chem.purdue.edu/gchelp/atoms/states.html

        for more information about heat transfer in the atmosphere:http://www.atmos.illinois.edu/earths_atmosphere/heat_transfer.html

      

Learning Goal: Students will be able to describe how heat is transferred throughout our atmosphere.

 

4

I understand the effects atmosphere warming and cooling have on Earth’s systems.

3

I can describe where all 3 methods of heat transfer are taking place as heat from the sun is transferred into the heat that warms our atmosphere.

2

I can identify three different methods of heat transfer and give an example of each.

1

I understand how heat travels and how thermal energy affects particles of matter.

0

I understand how temperature can affect the changing of matter to a solid, liquid, or gas.