A Coggle Diagram about Insulators
(Talk about principles of heat transfer in the home (convection, conduction, radiation)
, They can be used in the home
, what are they?
and Why do you need insulation in homes in Aus?
), Insulating your home
(Design for climate: naturally comfortable/minimal heating or cooling required
, Two main types of insulation: bulk and reflective
, Best things to insulate: roofs, walls, and floors
and R-value: insulators ability to resist heat flow
), Long Answer Question
(Discuss how well their own homes are insulated. What's good and bad about their house design and how would they improve it?
and Draw a diagram/floor plan of their home
) and Extra for Experts
(Igloos can be very warm on the inside - how do they insulate effectively even though they're made of ice?