Washington DC Standards
DC.8.5. Conservation of Energy: Broad Concept: Energy and matter have multiple forms and can be changed from one form to another. As a basis for understanding this concept, students:
8.5.11. Compare and contrast how heat energy can be transferred through radiation, convection, or conduction.
8.5.8. Investigate and explain that heat energy is a common product of an energy transformation, for example, in biological growth, the operation of machines, the operation of a light bulb, and the motion of people.