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Part 1 Energy
4th Grade Energy
|A property signifying the ability to do work
|The energy carried by light rays
|The energy present in moving things, such as the wind, a racing car, or a soaring ball
|The energy stored in materials such as food, batteries, dynamite, and gasoline
|The energy stored in stretchy objects, such as rubber bands, when they are stretched, or springy objects, such as springs, when they are compressed.
|The energy carried by sound waves
|The energy that electricity provides
|The energy stored in objects that are in a position to fall, such as the water at the top of a waterfall or a wagon at the top of a hill.
|The energy a substance has a result of its temperature.
|Energy in Action
|Energy that is about to change
|Energy that is available to make things happen but is not bringing about change at the moment