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Cohesion and Adhesion Lab and Reading Activity NGSS 5-PS1-1 and 5-PS1-3

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3rd - 5th
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Hands-on inquiry based lessons, interactive notebook folds and a nonfiction article are combined here to teach students about cohesion and adhesion. This product contains three lessons on properties of water. Students will test water on different materials and record their observations. Students will read a nonfiction passage on cohesion and adhesion and respond to follow up pages that include text dependent questions. A third lesson has students extend upon their knowledge and apply to a new situation. Students will compare and contrast two different liquids and see the difference in their properties. Worksheets and foldables are included that go along with each lesson. The lesson also includes an informational text article on adhesion and cohesion. This lesson duo addresses NGSS Make observations and measurements to identify materials based on their properties. (Grade 5) and CCSS Reading Informational Text Standard CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.1

Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

NGSS 5-PS1-1. Develop a model to describe that matter is made of particles too small to be seen.

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Total Pages
26 pages
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Teaching Duration
4 days
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.


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