Grade: 4 - Physical Science 2

4.PS.2
Investigate the relationship of the speed of an object to the energy of that object.

I Can Statements Academic Vocabulary
* I can explain the relationship between the speed of an object and the energy of that object.

Energy
Speed
Kinetic energy
Potential energy

Cross Cutting Concepts
Cause and Effect
Energy and Matter
Looking Back Looking Ahead
* Plan and conduct an investigation to provide evidence of the effects of balanced and unbalanced forces on the motion of an object. (3.PS.1) * Distinguish between the terms position, distance, and displacement, as well as, the terms speed and velocity. (6.PS.1)

* Describe how potential and kinetic energy can be transferred from one form to another. (6.PS.3)