What's the Matter?
Students discuss the different physical properties and characteristics of matter. In groups, they are handed a bag and they are to write a description of each object using their five senses. They are to bring something from home and describe it.
4th - 5th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
States of Matter: Making Ice Cream
Who knew that learning about the states of matter could taste so sweet? This fun hands-on lesson captures the attention of students as they use what they know about solids, liquids, and gases to create their very own batch of ice cream.
K - 5th Science CCSS: Adaptable
The 2,400-Year Search for the Atom
From ancient Greek philosophers to early American Quakers, people have sought to understand the composition of matter for millennia. Follow along with this video as it explores the long scientific journey that eventually led to the...
5 mins 5th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable