Convection Activities

Moving air is generally thought of as convection. When you open a hot oven, hot air rises into your face. Rising hot air is called convection. When you open a refrigerator in you bare feet, you can feel the cold air falling against your skin. This falling cold air is called convection. Knowing how convection works will help you keep your home more comfortable and save you money.

The activities below help illustrate convection:

Speed Melting Activity