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Matter

Matter

 

Grade 5 Structure and Properties of Matter

The student will investigate the characteristic properties of matter.

A

Select a material according to a description of its physical properties.

States of Matter

Internet Resource:  http://www.chem4kids.com/files/matter_intro.html

A

Determine the appropriate metric unit of measurement for specific properties of matter.

Metric Units and Measurement

Volume Capacity Unit

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A

Recognize the law of conservation of matter.
Law of Conversion of Matter

Law of Conversion of Matter and Energy

Encyclopedia Law of Conversion of Matter

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D

Describe how evaporation and condensation occur as a result of temperature change.

The Case of the Disappearing Water

Water Properties

A Summary of the Hydrologic Cycle

D

Explain why different types of matter freeze, melt, and/or evaporate at different rates.

Water Properties

A

Recognize how heat loss or gain is associated with a change in the state of matter.

What Changes the State of Matter

States of Matter

Physical and Chemical Changes Unit

Heat Conduction Quiz

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Interactions of Matter  

The student will investigate the interactions of matter.

I

Identify conditions associated with a chemical change.

The Mixtures Lab

A

Distinguish between physical and chemical changes.

A

Compare the effect of physical and chemical changes on matter.

A

Identify a substance as an acid (i.e., vinegar or lemon juice) or a base (i.e., soap or baking soda).

Zoom Kitchen

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