This is one of three books featuring Physical Science from a creation point of view. Topics covered include: forms of energy, mechanical energy, chemical energy, nuclear energy, nuclear weapons, the Manhattan Project, thermal energy, conduction, convection, Fahrenheit and Celsius, radiation, solar and geothermal energy, electricity, conducting and detecting charge, lightning, current, Michael Faraday, voltage and power, serial and parallel circuits, magnetic fields, electromagnetism, the earth’s magnetic field, Joseph Henry, generators and motors, waves, sound, sound effects, musical instruments, light, color, reflection, mirrors, refraction, lenses, glasses, and using energy.
There are 35 lessons. Each lesson includes a vocabulary list, brief teaching text, fun facts, basic comprehension questions, and application questions. Some lessons may include hands-on activities, while other have worksheets that are available online. Information about these online resources are given in the teacher supplement. A glossary is included in the back of the book as well as additional resources to extend the teaching information.
Heat & Energy Student Book - God's Design for the Physical World
Publisher: Answers in Genesis
Page Count: 128
Author: Debbie & Richard Lawrence
Age: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12,13, 14
Grade: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Topic: Science, Creationism