Making butter with your students will be a blast and it is easy! Guaranteed that they will not forget this activity or the phase changes, as well as, separating mixtures or solutions!
This resource contains a lab activity that addresses the physical properties of matter, classifying, measuring and learning the difference between buoyancy and density. A teacher's edition with the answers and student handouts in two different sizes.
The activity takes about 45 - 60 minutes. It can be done as a whole class activity or it can be done as a science center. The materials needed are all in your kitchen pantry. You will have taught a great hands-on activity that your students won't soon forget!
Enjoy making density columns with your students!