This is a fun way to teach science and writing. The topic is physical and chemical reactions in matter. The science lab deals with simple polymers which students love. The materials are very easy to come by. My students love this lab and so will yours.
What is included:
easy to follow product directions
a hands-on science lab
printable student lab handouts
an informational text article for students to read "Physical and Chemical Reactions in Matter"
an argumentative writing prompt (focus question)
a argumentative writing grading rubric
Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of science and technical texts.
Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.