Physical & Chemical Changes Card Sort

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Looking for a fun way to review physical & chemical changes with your students? Try my card sorting activity! Your students will have to determine whether 32 cards are physical changes or chemical changes. Some of them are quite challenging & cause good discussions between the students.

I have included 2 versions:
I with a colorful background & 1 with a plain white background so you can save ink

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Your download will include the following for each version:
-2 title cards (physical changes & chemical changes)
-2 definition cards
-32 example cards, 16 for physical changes & 16 for chemical changes
-Recording sheet (both in full size & interactive notebook size)
-Answer Key
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"I am so grateful for this product - it would take me hours to create on my own. I plan to laminate and use next year as well. My students really enjoyed this activity. Thank you so much! A+++"
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"Worked well! Thanks!" - Marcey C.

"Your activities save me hours of planning! And the kids love them!" - Kathleen W.

"Great for use as formative assessment or for practice!" - Cindy H.
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