This lesson introduces the concept of matter as either a pure substance or a mixture. Students examine different types of mixtures found in their everyday lives. Students also have the opportunity to engage in a laboratory inquiry activity in this lesson, which examines the difference between heterogeneous and homogeneous substance. The lesson is designed to meet Alberta Education requirements in Grade 8 science, but can be used and modified to fit your own needs!
This interactive lesson contains:
- PowerPoint presentation (22 slides)
- Teacher lesson plan (.docx file)
- Student notes page (.docx file)
- Inquiry lab activity (.docx file)
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