A Matter of State


  • Jul 23 2010 9:43 PM

    Wendy Marsters

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The purpose of this Science NetLinks lesson is to help students understand that particle movement changes as a substance changes from one phase to another. Before this lesson, students should have been introduced to the notion that matter may go through different phase changes. They should understand that temperature plays an important role in what state a particular type of matter is found. Students should be familiar with solids, liquids, and gases. They should also understand that heating and cooling a system can impact the phase of that matter. Less

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Chemistry, Physics, Science