Thermal energy, also called heat energy is the amount of energy something has because of the movement of its molecules. The molecules have more energy as their temperature rises. This thermal or heat energy can be transformed or transferred into work. 1. Watch the video "Thermal Energy / Heat Energy Lesson for Kids" 2. Click on page two for an example of the Thermal Energy student response page. 3. Click on the student response template: Thermal Energy 4. Using Seesaw's or tools, complete the sentence: _______________ is an example of thermal energy. 5. Using Seesaw's , , or tools, illustrate one benefit from thermal energy. 6. Tap when you are finished.