Integrate the common core with this writing activity! Students take sets of vocabulary words and use them to synthesize unique sentences. Students must craft sentences that are grammatically correct, scientifically accurate, and also original. This perfectly dovetails with both technical and writing standards.
Examples of word pairs include:
vapor & melting
state & phase.
Example of a sentence (using compound & density): "You can measure the DENSITY of a COMPOUND after finding its volume and mass."
Included in this worksheet:
1) 32 problems, totaling 66 vocabulary words
2) a creative instructional which teaches students how to do the problems using the same style of sentence-writing that they are doing on the worksheet
INCLUDED VOCABULARY TERMS: environment & pure chemistry, applied chemistry & aspirin, technology & science, mass & volume & space, observation & scientific process, hypothesis & scientific theory, microscopic & macroscopic AND MANY MORE!