Properties of Matter

Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
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  1. This comprehensive unit includes 4 mini units on matter; atomic structure, states of matter, properties of matter, and physical and chemical changes. Aligned to current NGSS standards and practices.Do you teach 5th grade and follow NGSS? This product is also available in a 5th grade Entire Year Bu
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This mini unit includes 5 hands on engaging activities designed to help build a conceptual understanding of properties of matter. Teacher instructions as well as all student activity sheets are included.

Activity 1: The Properties Game This first activity is a game to help develop a conceptual understanding of what a property is in reference to matter.

Activity 2: Separating Mixtures In this activity, students use unique properties of different objects to separate a mixture. Math is integrated into this lesson using mass and percentage. (A detailed lesson plan and student activity sheets are included.)

Activity 3: Investigating Volume Students investigate finding the volume of irregular shaped objects using displacement.

Activity 4: Exploring the density of different fruits.

Activity 5: Density Columns Students explore the density of different liquids and create a density column

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23 pages
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2 Weeks
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