Heat and Temperature  

Experiments for Kids:

Converting between Celsius and Fahrenheit and Kelvin:
     http://www.onlineconversion.com/temperature.htm
    
Conversion and animal temperatures

Heat and Insulation Lessons - http://beyondpenguins.ehe.osu.edu/issue/keeping-warm/lessons-and-activities-about-heat-and-insulation

Things Heat Up - http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/when-things-start-heating-up/
Temperature Changes Everything - http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/temperature-changes-everything/
Heating and Cooling of Food Coloring - http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/hot-and-cold-colors/

Passing the Heat Along lesson plan from SMILE - http://www.iit.edu/~smile/ch9508.html
Heat  - lesson plan from SMILE - http://www.iit.edu/~smile/ph9615.html

Warm Me Up! - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2460

Heat of Air and Soil - http://www.carolinacurriculum.com/premium_content/ebooks/catastrophic+events/pdfs/Lesson_3.pdf                                 http://www.carolinacurriculum.com/premium_content/ebooks/catastrophic+events/pdfs/Lesson_4.pdf                               http://www.njagsociety.org/uploads/1/7/0/5/17057112/comparing_soil_and_air_temperature_lesson_plan_ls_wb.pdf

Hot Stuff - Grade 3 - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2299
The Heat Is On - Grade 3 - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2461
Insulators - Grade 6 - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2295
Heat and Color - Grade 6 - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2519

Solar Oven - Grade 6 - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2536
Too Hot to Handle - Grade 6 - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2537
Temperature/ Thermometers - Grade 4 - http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2481  

Solar Activities - http://www.kathimitchell.com/energy.htm#Solar Energy

Testing Heat and Temperature - http://www.life.uiuc.edu/boast1/sciencelessons/glowstick.htm

Heating and Cooling Grade 2 - https://www.generationgenius.com/videolessons/heating-and-cooling-video-for-kids/
Heat Transfer Grade 6 - https://www.generationgenius.com/videolessons/heat-transfer-of-thermal-energy-video-for-kids

Lessons for Teachers:

Heat, Temperature, and Conduction
    www.middleschoolchemistry.com/pdf/chapter2/2.1_teacher.pdf  
    http://www.compadre.org/precollege/static/unit.cfm?sb=7&course=1
    https://educators.brainpop.com/bp-jr-topic/heat/

Heat and Energy Resources from the Exploratorium
   http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/iconheat.html
   http://www.exploratorium.edu/xref/phenomena/heat.html
   http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/hand_held/

      https://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/subject/heat-and-temperature

Heat Transfer Activities and Games

Utah Education Network
   https://www.uen.org/core/science/sciber/TRB6/VI.shtml

   Gr. 3 Heat and Light activities - Things Are Heating Up - It's Hot
   Gr. 4 Heat and Temperature - https://www.uen.org/lessonplan/view/9830
   Gr. 6 http://www.uen.org/core/displayLessonPlans.do?courseNumber=3060&standardId=1258&objectiveId=1259
         http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=16198
         http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2322

                    http://www.uen.org/Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=21569

How Thermometers Work - http://www.howstuffworks.com/therm.htm  

Tutorial About Temperature - Sky Math - for middle school teachers -
  http://www.eo.ucar.edu/skymath/tmp2.html

World Temperature Extremes - http://members.iinet.net.au/~jacob/worldtp.html
US Temperature Records - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._state_temperature_extremes

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