A more comprehensive interactive on this topic is now available, called Thermal Energy Transfer. It will play on tablets and mobile devices as well as on desktop and laptop computers. Please explore and add to your favorites!
Explore methods of heat transfer and classify examples from everyday life. Click on each of the three methods of heat transfer (conduction, convection, and radiation) to see a description and animated illustration of that method.
This media asset was adapted from Wisconsin Online Resource Center.