This resource combines three resources on chemical reactions. It includes a total of 7 lessons, interactive notebook inserts, nonfiction articles, close reading activities, response pages with text dependent questions, background science information and step by step directions for experiments.
This bundle includes the following resources:
Chemical Reaction With Kool-Aid
Chemical Reaction With Pennies
Chemical Reaction With Elephant’s Toothpaste
The following NGSS are addressed:
5-PS1-1. Develop a model to describe that matter is made of particles too small to be seen.
5-PS1-4.Conduct an investigation to determine whether the mixing of two or more substances results in new substances.
Analyze and interpret data on the properties of substances before and after the substances interact to determine if a chemical reaction has occurred.
MS-PS1-6. Undertake a design project to construct, test, and modify a device that either releases or absorbs thermal energy by chemical processes.
Cause and Effect
Scale, proportion and quantify
Science and Engineering Practices:
Planning and Carrying Out and Investigation
Analyzing and Interpreting data
Reading Skills Addressed Include:
Quoting text and explaining meaning
Reading back in the text
Answering Text Dependent Questions