This Self-Learning Module (SLM) is prepared so that you, our dear learners, can continue your studies and learn while at home. Activities, questions, directions, exercises, and discussions are carefully stated for you to understand each lesson.
Each SLM is composed of different parts. Each part shall guide you step-by-step as you discover and understand the lesson prepared for you.
Pre-tests are provided to measure your prior knowledge on lessons in each SLM. This will tell you if you need to proceed on completing this module or if you need to ask your facilitator or your teacher’s assistance for better understanding of the lesson. At the end of each module, you need to answer the post-test to self-check your learning. Answer keys are provided for each activity and test. We trust that you will be honest in using these.
Please use this module with care. Do not put unnecessary marks on any part of this SLM. Use a separate sheet of paper in answering the exercises and tests. And read the instructions carefully before performing each task.
Hi! Have a great day! Welcome to our new lesson which is ‘It’s Getting Hot In Here!’. For sure, you have used the word ‘heat’ many times in your life. You have experienced it; you have observed its effects. But have you ever wondered what heat really is?
In this module we will explore and understand together how energy is transferred between objects or places and how is this related to heat. You will also distinguish the conducting materials from nonconducting materials as we discuss how heat transfer occur in our everyday life.
Most Essential Learning Competency
- Infer the conditions necessary for heat transfer to occur.
This module is divided into:
- Lesson 1 – Heat’s Amazing
- Lesson 2 – Heat In Our Daily Life!
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. define heat and explain the process of heat transfer;
2. identify and distinguish the methods of heat transfer;
3. distinguish conducting materials from non-conducting materials;
4. briefly discuss some examples of heat transfer used in everyday life.