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Insulators of heat


Curipod generated lesson: "Insulators of heat". #5-7

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Updated 5 months ago

1. Open question
150 seconds
Starter: In conclusion, from last days experiment, which can was the better radiator and why?
2. Open question
180 seconds
What are insulators?
3. Slide
60 seconds
Insulators are materials that help reduce the transfer of heat from one place to another. Common examples include wool, foam, and glass. Insulators can be used to keep food or drinks hot or cold for longer.
Insulators of Heat
4. Slide
60 seconds
5. Slide
60 seconds
Aim: To investigate what material is the best insulator.
Jotter note:
6. Drawings
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Results: Record your result here.
7. Slide
60 seconds
8. Poll
60 seconds
What is the function of insulators in general?
  • To prevent heat loss or gain
  • To conduct heat efficiently
  • To generate heat
9. Open question
180 seconds
What are three examples of materials that are used as insulators of heat?

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