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Measure and graph quantities to provide evidence that regardless of the type of change that occurs when heating, cooling, or mixing substances, the total weight of matter is conserved.

 
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States of Matter Part 1

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
Kara Nelson
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students observe the properties of the three basic states of matter. They will also investigate the question: Does air take up space?

 
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Changing Matter: Is Weight the Same or Different?

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
Jennifer Sallas
Boynton Beach, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students conduct a hands on investigation to determine how matter, changing state, effects the property of weight.

 
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Investigating Change of State

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
Jennifer Sallas
Boynton Beach, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students investigate changes in matter by watching ice change to water, water change to steam, and steam condense back into water.

 
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Unit 2 Assessment

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
Jennifer Sallas
Boynton Beach, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students will complete a written assessment, as well as a choice board project to demonstrate their understanding of the standards related to matter.

 
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Dissolving Salt

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter and Its Interactions
Jennifer Sallas
Boynton Beach, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students investigate solubility by dissolving salt in water and finding a way to prove that the salt is still present in the water.

 
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Chemical Reactions

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
Kara Nelson
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students examine how mixing baking soda and vinegar results in new substances. They also discover that the beginning and ending mass of this chemical reaction remains the same.

 
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Changing the Shape of Matter

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
Kara Nelson
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students begin by comparing physical and chemical changes. Then, students investigate how the shape of clay affects the mass.

 
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Mixing Matter

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
Kara Nelson
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students investigate the overall mass of gravel and sand before and after they are mixed together.

 
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students measuring the mass of sand
   

Heating & Cooling Matter

5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
5th Grade Science » Unit: Matter
Kara Nelson
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

In this lesson, students investigate how the heating of matter (ice) affects the mass. Then, students draw conclusions and construct a graph using the results of their investigations.

 
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Day 1- What Happens to Some Forms of Matter When Temperatures Increase and Decrease? (Cornerstone)

5th Grade Science » Unit: Structure, Function, and Properties of Matter
5th Grade Science » Unit: Structure, Function, and Properties of Matter
Carrie Boyden
Fitchburg, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students investigate how adding and removing heat changes the composition of some materials of matter.

 
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Day 2-What Happens to Some Forms of Matter When Temperatures Increase and Decrease

5th Grade Science » Unit: Structure, Function, and Properties of Matter
5th Grade Science » Unit: Structure, Function, and Properties of Matter
Carrie Boyden
Fitchburg, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will write a claim statement using evidence from their adding and removing heat data tables.

 
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