The water drop is a fictional story designed to teach children how water changes phases of matter form solid to liquid to a gas and back. The author believes that children learn best when they are enjoying what they are doing and having fun. The reading passage includes content based and comprehension based assessment questions.
This reading passages is part of a larger theme based unit “ Phase Changes of Water” which includes a nonfictional information based text, a writing prompt, a hands on lab, a teacher demonstration lab, a student made model of the water cycle as well as a vocabulary worksheet. Each component can be purchase separately of as a complete unit to fit the needs of the teacher.