Unit F: Energy and Change

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Leveled Independent Science Books

Extra Support

Thomas Edison and the Light Bulb
Summary: Edison made lighting practical and inexpensive for cities.

On Level

Tsunami!
Summary: Movements of waves are reviewed in this description of tsunamis.

Challenge

Seeing with Heat
Summary: Infrared radiation is used to “see” things that the human eye cannot see.

STUDENT BIBLIOGRAPHY

CHAPTER 13

Energy and Power: Hands-On Science
Learn basic facts about renewable and nonrenewable energy.
Energy
Simple experiments about forms of energy.

CHAPTER 14

Hot and Cold
The author of Light and Dark explains basic principles of heat and temperature.
Light: From Sun to Bulbs
Discover the properties of light.

CHAPTER 15

Forces and Motion: Hands-On Science
Learn about force and motion.
Motion
Learn how objects begin to move, stay in motion, and stop.