Cartoon Guide to Energy
What can falling anvils and exploding TNT tell us about how energy works in the cartoon and real worlds? Using classic cartoon scenarios, students explore how fundamental forces and properties of matter build a framework for thinking about energy across its different contexts.
Grade Levels: 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, High School
Number of Participants: 15 minimum; 30 Maximum (students)
NGSS Disciplinary Core Ideas: PS1.B, PS2.A, PS2.B, PS3.A, PS3.B, PS3.C
Duration: 45 Minutes
Fee: $5 per student (one adult chaperone free for every 5 students)