Unit F: Forms of Energy

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Leveled Independent Science Books

Extra Support

What Does an Electrician Do?
Summary: Describes how and why an electrician performs specialized tasks.

On Level

Niagara Falls
Summary: Describes the inner workings of a giant hydroelectric plant at Niagara Falls.

Challenge

First Flyers
Summary: Describes how the Wrights solved problems to perform the first powered flight.

STUDENT BIBLIOGRAPHY

CHAPTER 15

Sound and Light
Short experiments explain sound and light.
Experiments with Energy
Information on energy is complemented by experiments.

CHAPTER 16

Really Hot Science Projects with Temperature
Experiments with temperature.
Geothermal Power
Describes the pros and cons of geothermal energy.

CHAPTER 17

Electricity and Magnets
Experiments teach about electricity and magnetism.
Science Experiments with Electricity
Easy-to-follow experiments teach the principles of electricity.

CHAPTER 18

Motion
Explains friction and other principles of motion.
The New Way Things Work
Detailed illustrations explain hundreds of machines.