Observing Physical and Chemical Changes Lab with Lesson Plan

Grade Levels
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Product Rating
4.0
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
0.19 MB   |   6 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

This is a lab I built where students complete 6 different stations. At each station they will either complete a physical change or a chemical change. As students observe the change with their groups, they must use evidence collected to decide if the change is a physical or chemical change. The students complete chemical changes like lighting a match and combining lead nitrate and potassium iodide which creates a bright yellow precipitate. Some of the physical changes students complete are heating ice, origami, and mixing food coloring and water.

This lab is a great way to either test students knowledge after teaching students what physical an chemical changes are. It can also make for a great inquiry lab which is how I liked to use it. The students have to use the evidence they collected to decide what kind of change they think it is without the teacher telling them.

A lesson plan is also included with this lab to explain how I set up the lab to make it run smoothly. If you are interested in an editable version of this lab, please contact me. I would be happy to upload one if there is an interest.
Total Pages
6
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
90 Minutes

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
1 rating
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$2.50
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (17 Followers)
$2.50
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Observing Physical and Chemical Changes Lab with Lesson Plan