Energy Tree Diagram: What do wind-up toys, springs, and pop-ups have in common? Energy! In this video, we’ll take a closer look at these toys to examine what types of energy transfers happen that cause these everyday object to spin, move, and pop. This is a great way to learn about types of energy in a fun and engaging approach by mapping out the kinds of energy present through a process of drawing out the types of energy in an energy tree diagram.
- Presented by: Rob Payo, Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Ann Hernandez, Association of Science Technology Centers
- Wind up toys
- Pop ups
- Other simple toys, machines
- Poster paper