This straightforward PowerPoint presentation discusses and describes the different states of matter with illustrations and animations. Areas covered include: states of matter, matter, solid, liquid, gas, temperature, heat, and motion. This presentation could be used as an introduction, review, or as a lecture. The power point is designed to work for any grade level as they learn about the different stages of matter. Additionally heat as motion is explained and demonstrated. The 13 slide presentation would be helpful in any science class including physical science, general science, Biology, Chemistry, and physics.