Light

Reflection, Refraction, Absorption

Vocabulary for the week

  • Light
  • Medium
  • Prism
  • Reflection
  • Refraction
  • Absorption
  • Mirror
  • Surface
  • Prism
  • Lens
  • Bent
  • Broken
  • telescope
  • bounce

Light is a form of energy that travels in straight lines.

Reading Passage Directions

1. Click on the link below named- Reading Passage for LIGHT- Science Fusion

2. Click on the CONTENTS button ON THE TOP LEFT CORNER

3. Type in page 278

4. Read OR listen to pages 278-285

Reading Passage for LIGHT- Science Fusion

Read pages 278-285. You can click the button on the top to listen to the book.

Bill Nye The Science Guy & Light and Color [ FULL EPISODE ]

Lens- Water

Refraction - Water

Look at the picture below

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Light rays are traveling through the air and as they enter the medium WATER they bend causes the object(person) to be distorted. Her head appears bent and her body in the water is magnified.


Water acts as a lens.

Lens- Telescope

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As light enters and passes through the LENS the light is bent causing the object to appear larger or MAGNIFIED

This is how we can see objects in space from Earth

Lens- Magnifying

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As light enters the lens the light is bent and it is magnified and appears LARGER