Heat 4: Does a metal spoon conduct heat? (student instructions) © Siemens Stiftung 2016 CC BY-SA 4.0 international

Heat 4: Does a metal spoon conduct heat? (student instructions)

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Experimentation instructions for students in grades 5, 6, and 7:
Detailed instructions and questions for students on conducting the fourth subexperiment on heat.

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2016-08-01
The students are given an understanding of the transfer of heat through heat conduction. A metal spoon is heated. The different temperatures of the spoon are demonstrated using pieces of wax, which melt at different rates.

The instructions first include a photo and a list of the required apparatus and materials. Text and pictures explain the preparations for the experiment step by step. Then several assignments are presented: The students should express their guesses, conduct the experiment, and note down their observations.

Information and ideas:
• Observe the safety information in these instructions as well as in the teacher information related to the experiment and discuss them with your students.
• Also observe the applicable safety guidelines for your school.
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Experiment
Biology; Chemistry; Physics
Grade 5 to 6
Middle/high school
Heat; Physics
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Michael Knieb, Alexander Ruß for the Siemens Stiftung
© Siemens Stiftung 2016
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