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377 resources with the keyterm matter

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Chapter 3: Chemical Compounds

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
An extensive resource for chemistry, this series of exercises and accompanying information could be used as review or added curriculum. Have your class read the information and complete the exercises for homework, or in class. Your...
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Silly Stuff

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
It's time to get a little silly with this fun primary grade science activity. By simply combining two liquids, white glue and corn starch, a strange solid is formed, commonly known as silly putty. To ensure everything goes smoothly,...
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Atomic Theory

For Teachers 7th - 12th
An extremely thorough presentation walks new chemists through the basics of matter. There really isn't a unifying theme, however So many topics are covered: forces, elements, atomic structure, chemical properties, compounds, quarks,...
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Introduction to Chemistry

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Written as a textbook reading guide, this worksheet covers foundational concepts for any general chemistry class. From scientific method, measurement, and temperature, to more chemistry-specific topics like chemical and physical changes,...
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Chemistry Midterm Practice Exam

For Students 9th - 12th
A comprehensive practice exam, this resource covers many areas of chemistry. The test includes 71 multiple choice questions on topics such as problem solving, chemical equations, chemical formulas, thermodynamics, acids and bases, and...
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Conservation of Mass

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers conduct an experiment to compare the total mass of products to the mass of reactants. In this conservation of mass lesson plan, students devise an experiment to show that matter is neither created or destroyed in a...
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What is Matter?

For Students 7th - 9th
Four diagrams of the atom and their subatomic particles and structures are given here and students should be able to complete the labels need to define the structures shown. The main structures defined are protons, neutrons, electrons,...
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The Cycle of Matter

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
An educational activity focuses on the idea of conservation of matter through a demonstration of the water cycle, a discussion of digesting food, and the path of carbon and oxygen atoms as they change form. 
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Physical Properties of Matter

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Five fabulous procedures introduce physics or chemistry classes to special properties of matter. They discover adhesion and cohesion, solubility, melting and boiling points, and viscosity through hands-on experiences. Tests are...
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Puzzles Matter

For Students 7th - 9th
After being given the answer to a crossword puzzle question, your class has to come up with the definitions for terms related to matter and change.
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Valence Electrons and Forming Ions

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Cute manga style animated Aya is your host for this short but good explanation of valence electrons and forming ions. She explains how to know whether to add or subtract electrons when ions are forming. Note: The voice work is a little...
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Academic Challenge

For Teachers 3rd - 11th
Students explore matter and its chemical and physical changes.  In this exploring matter lesson students participate in an activity where they find examples of physical and physical changes of matter in food. 
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Unit 1 Matter and Energy

For Students 9th - 12th
Topping this worksheet is a comprehensive collection of notes about phase changes. The phase change graph is displayed, along with formulas for the gas laws, and information relating energy to change of phase. After reviewing these...
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Rock Groups

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students use a Venn Diagram to classify rocks by markings and size and allows them to locate similarities and differences in the physical properties of rocks. They also use sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic, as well as the color and...
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Matter: The 3 States of Water

For Teachers K - 2nd
The states of water are the focus of this PowerPoint. The presentation includes definitions of liquids, solids, and vapors. It also includes examples and illustrations of each of the states of water and information about how water can...
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Properties of Matter

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Young scholars explore the physical and chemical properties of matter including phase changes and physical and chemical transitions. Information gathered is imported into video and edited to produce a movie.
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Midterm Review

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
As a comprehensive review guide for a chemistry midterm exam, this lists concepts to study and provides problem-solving practice. The worksheet is applicable to most introductory chemistry courses. Please review it to make sure that all...
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Physical And Chemical Changes

For Students 6th - 9th
In this physical and chemical change activity, students solve 13 clues in a crossword puzzle focusing on rates of chemical reactions and changes in the state of matter.
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Categorizing Matter

For Students 6th - 8th
Six envelopes with different substances in each prompt students to group, categorize and identify. They are given the properties of each substance including the density and students sort the six substances into at least three different...
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Properties of Matter

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders explore the molecular structure of matter and how it can affect the physical characteristics of a specific material. They demonstrate that isotopes of an element have different masses. Students demonstrate that the rates of...
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The Science of Snowflakes

For Teachers 4th - 6th
There are eight activity sheets for a activity on the states of matter and crystal formation. Not all of them are valuable. Some even require snow to be falling outdoors! Perhaps the best this resource has to offer an activity in which...
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Matter, Matter, What's the Matter?

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders complete activities that correlate with the properties of matter. In this matter activity, 5th graders have four main activities that correspond to the Children's Museum of Houston. The activities deal with properties of...
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Jeopardy 8th Grade (Science)

For Teachers 7th - 8th
There are so many topics touched upon in this Jeopardy-style science game, that it is difficult to classify! The categories include electricity, matter, ecology, earth and space, and scientific investigation. This would best be used at...
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Matter Test

For Students 7th - 9th
Physical science learners define matter, explain the law of conservation of matter, and identify compounds according to their state on this twenty-question test. Most appropriate for the introductory physical science class, this resource...