Activity description: Investigate the behavior of light

Kit contents: flashlight, spool (or other opaque object), beaker, hand lens

Science Standards: SC.5.P.10.1 Investigate and describe some basic forms of energy, including light, heat, sound, electrical, chemical, and mechanical.
SC.3.P.10.3 Demonstrate that light travels in a straight line until it strikes an object or travels from one medium to another. (Review from 3rd grade)
SC.3.P.10.4 Demonstrate that light can be reflected, refracted, and absorbed. (Review from 3rd grade)

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