A set of four resources for popcorn science. Includes a popcorn experiment, popcorn reading comprehension and more! This packet contains the resources below.
1. An experiment where the mass of a popcorn bag is measured before and after popping. The difference in mass represents the amount of water in the popcorn kernels before popping. Teacher and student activity sheets included.
2. Informational text on the science of popcorn popping. Article relates water loss to the Law of Conservation of Mass. Includes a multiple choice question sheet as well as a writing prompt worksheet.
3. The resource also provides a graphing activity where three brands of popcorn are measured for their water content. Custom graph paper provided.
4. Template for a popcorn cootie catcher that has interesting facts about popcorn.
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