Amazing Ivory Soap Bar

Unit 3: Physical Properties: Mass, Volume, and Density
Lesson 5 of 5

Objective: Students will be able to explain how adding and removing thermal energy affects the physical properties of a substance.

Big Idea: Students are amazed with what occurs when Ivory soap is placed in a microwave! And, students answer discussion questions that really challenge their conceptual understanding of density.

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Science, physical properties, density, volume, middle school, mass, thermal energy
  75 minutes
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