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# Light and Energy Unit Study

## From MatchCard Science

Electrify your students with the MatchCard Science Light and Energy Unit Study. Hands-on projects, informative MatchCards, and dynamic activities teach 9 types of energy. Engage your 3rd to 8th graders with this easy-to-use, fun-to-teach science curriculum.

## Light and Energy Objectives

Here are the objectives for your Light And Energy Unit Study:

1. Identify transparent, opaque, and translucent objects.
2. Describe refraction, reflection and absorption of light.
3. Predict which magnetic pole will be attracted or repelled to the pole of another magnet.
4. Compare the frequency and amplitude of sound waves.
5. Compare Fahrenheit and Celsius.
6. Explain how molecules change as a substances freezes, melts, evaporates and condenses.
7. Describe the three types of heat transfer.
8. Diagram an electrical circuit.
9. List electrical conductors and insulators.
10. Compare static electricity and current electricity.
11. Define watts, amperage, and voltage.
12. Compare nuclear fusion and fission.
13. Arrange the colors of the light spectrum according to frequency.
14. Arrange the types of electromagnetic radiation according to frequency.
15. Compare potential and actual kinetic energy.
16. List seven major types of energy.
17. Give examples of the conservation of electricity.

## Using the MatchCards

For each objective, there is one MatchCard to help the students interact the content. Print the MatchCard and the information pieces, and the students apply the pieces in the correct place.

Using plastic page protectors allows you to set up a science notebook and review concepts repeatedly. Make sure you check the MatchCard Science Instructor's Guide for information on how to use MatchCard Science effectively.

## Get the Light and Energy MatchCard Unit Study

The Light & Energy Unit Study is available in three forms:
• Free Unit Study (student materials only)
• Purchase the soft cover book (same as above, but mailed to your home

Includes all Student & Teacher Materials

Soft Cover Book Mailed to Your Home

#### Student MatchCards: Free

All student materials are included in each of the paid formats. For your convenience here is a list of all free MatchCard Science curriculum downloads.

## Submit this form for FREE student unit study with MatchCards and Information Pieces. (Excudes Instructor's Guide, Teaching Materials, Answer Key, and Learning Activities.)

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