This is a simple, yet fun, elementary school science description helping students understand how big an atom is and what it is made of. Also, includes a brief description of how atoms combine to make other substances.
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SC.5.P.8.1 Compare and contrast the basic properties of solids, liquids, and gases, such as mass, volume, color, texture, and temperature.
SC.5.P.8.4 Explore the scientific theory of atoms (also called atomic theory) by recognizing that all matter is composed of parts that are too small to be seen without magnification.