THERMAL ENERGY

12.1 - Temperature and Thermal Energy - 5/ 20/11

Objectives:
Students will...
  • describe thermal energy and compare it to potential and kinetic energies.
  • distinguish temperature from thermal energy.
  • define specific heat.
  • calculate heat transfer.
in order to explain temperature and thermal energy.


Vocabulary terms to know...
  • conduction
  • thermal equilibrium
  • heat
  • convection
  • radiation
  • specific heat

WARM-UP
Create a KWL chart for the Temperature and Thermal Energy, fill out the first two columns ( K & W).

ENGAGEMENT

EXPLORATION
Classwork
- Cornell Notes chapter 12.1
- Flash Cards for ALL EQUATION & VOCABULARY TERMS.
- Complete the L - in the KWL Chart.
- Follow Up Questions:
  1. Describe thermal energy and compare it to kinetic and potential energies.
  2. Distinguish temperature from thermal energy.

ELABORATION
Homework

EVALUATION
Quiz - From flashcards next class.

Day 2 - 5/ 24/11


Problems:
  • 1, 2, pg 317
  • example problem 1, pg 318
  • 3-5, pg 319
  • example problem 2, pg 321
  • 6-9, pg 321
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12. 2 - Changes of State and the Laws of Thermodynamics - 5/26/11


Objective(s):
  • define heat of fusion and vaporization
  • state the first and second laws of thermodynamics
  • distinguish between heat and work
  • define entropy.
in order to explain the concepts of changes of state and the laws of thermodynamics.

Vocabulary terms to remember...
  • heat of fusion
  • heat of vaporization
  • first law of thermodynamics
  • heat engine
  • entropy
  • second law of thermodynamics

warm-up :
  • transparency worksheet

Exploration:

Classwork:
- Flash card for all vocabulary terms and equations.
- Notes: section 12.2, pg 323 - 331
- Follow-up question...
1.41-44, pg 336
2.19-21, pg 325
3. 22-26, pg 328

Homework:
SELF CHECK QUIZ: http://www.glencoe.com/qe/scienceOLC.php?qi=7908

Study for Quiz: next class from flashcards and problems.

Assessment:
CHAPTER TEST: http://www.glencoe.com/qe/scienceOLC.php?qi=8050