These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:
Predict the temperature of different materials that are all in thermal equilibrium with the room
Predict the temperature reached by mixing samples of water that are all at the same temperature
Describe the arrangement and movement of particles in a substance in the solid and liquid states
Describe the changes in particles of a substance or material when its temperature is changed
Explain the changes in volume of solids and liquids when their temperature is changed
The resources include details of common misconceptions and a summary of the research upon which the resources are based.
Download the zip file for all the questions and activities.
More resources like this can be found on the BEST webpage: Best Evidence in Science Teaching
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