Grade 7 Science
Unit C: Heat and Temperature
Topic 2: Heat affects matter in different ways.
Drama in Science -Calling all Actors!
Teacher: Mr. Masse
Activity #2: Drama in Science -Calling all Actors!
Concept/Process: Demonstrate your understanding of kinetic (moving) energy as it relates to the states of matter , temperature, heat , thermal energy, the Particle Model of Matter and heat transfer; through drama.
You will be placed in one of 4 groups (each with 4 classmates):
Your group must choose to perform one of the plays listed below. Your responsibilities include:
i) Writing the scripts
ii) Determining the roles
iii) Finding the costumes and stage settings
iv) Filming and editing the video
v) Assessing both your own and your peer's efforts/contributions throughout the project
Play #1: The Three States of Matter
Play #2: Heat, Temperature and Thermal Energy
Play#3: The Particle Model of Matter
Play #4: Heat Transfer: Conduction, Convection, and Radiation
Explore Matter -Fun Site!
States of Matter -solids, liquids, and gases
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