Heat Energy Transfer: Ice Cream Lab


Teach heat energy, phase changes, and energy transformations with this 5-E MODEL ice cream lab activity.

6 pages – 2 MB – PDF


Your students are sure to LOVE this lab! Who wouldn’t? It includes ICE CREAM!

Teach heat energy, phase changes, and energy transformations with this 5-E MODEL ice cream lab activity. Your students will begin with an ENGAGE question, followed by an EXPLORE activity (making ice cream), an EXPLANATION of what took place in the lab, and end with an EXTENSION research question.

Topics Covered:

✅Types of Energy

✅Heat Transfer

✅Phases of Matter/Phase Changes


Included in this download:

✅Ice Cream Recipe

✅Lab Instructions

✅Student 5-E Answer Sheet

✅Answer Key


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Heat Energy Transfer: Ice Cream Lab