Knowing Energy: Tea at Home
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By the end of this activity, learners will:
- Complete a tea at home experiment to calculate the amount of energy required to make a cup of tea
- Practice utilizing equations to answer basic energy questions in their worksheet
- Grades 3 - 12
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Length of Activity
30 minutes - 1 hour
- General Overview Guide
- Tea at Home Learner Worksheet
- Tea at Home Learner Worksheet Answer Key
- Coffee maker or kettle with room temperature water
- Kettle Wattage on kettle label (assume 1,500 Watts otherwise, if not provided)