35_Physical_and_Chemical_Changes_ACloserLook.pdf -- Lab activity: properties of Alka Seltzer tablet.
35_Properties_of_Matter_AppleOfMyEye.pdf -- Lab activity: measure and observe properties of an apple.
Exploring the "Goo-ey" Properties of Matter -- Lesson plan. students use prior knowledge about the properties of matter to assign reasonable properties to an unknown substance. Students will see science as another form of exploration.
Gr3_Big Idea 8.pdf -- What are some properties of rocks that can be compared? Lab activity from Orange County Public Schools.
It's a Weighty Matter-- This lesson plan will help students understand weight, mass and gravity.
35_Properties_of_Matter_DoesItAddUp.pdf -- Lab activity: mass of an object equals the sum of its parts.
35_Properties_of_Matter_MeasuringMass.pdf -- Lab activity: measuring mass.
solidsliquidsgases.pdf -- Cloze passage identifying properties of solids, liquids, gases.
Study Jams: Solids, Liquids, and Gases -- Three minute video, quiz, vocabulary activity, karaoke song, lesson plan, and teacher guide.
Properties of matter -- State of matter activity. Click to see animation of movement of particles in solid, liquid, gas.
Three Kinds of Water.pdf -- Reading and questions.
matter3.ppt -- Simple Jeopardy style game about state of matter, properties, and measurement.
States-MatterMatlock.ppt -- Powerpoint about states of matter.
Gr3_Big Idea 9.pdf -- How does heat affect water? Lab activity from Orange County Public Schools.
EvaporationInvestigation.pdf -- Guided inquiry
EvaporationLab.pdf -- Which evaporates faster--water or alcohol?
IceCubeKeeper.pdf -- Inquiry activity--keep an ice cube frozen.
Thirstin's Water Cycle Adventure PDF -- A graphical representation of the water cycle and its many stages.
Interactive Water Cycle -- A flash animated activity that lets you control the water cycle as you learn.
Magic SchoolBus Wet All Over Lesson plan -- Filter water to remove some natural impurities
Thirstin's Wacky Water Adventure Activity Book PDF -- A collection of activities and coloring book pages.
Round and Round It Goes -- Interactive website with information about the water cycle, quiz, word search
Water Cycle diagram -- printable diagram of the water cycle (in color)
KidZone Water Cycle-- page of info about the water cycle, printable activities at the bottom of the page
THE WATER CYCLE -- Lesson plant to help students understand the continuous cycle that water undergoes as it changes form.
Water Cycle Game -- Role playing game
I Just Drank George Washington's Water -- Lesson plan. Students will read more about how the water cycle works through precipitation, evaporation, and condensation. They will use their knowledge to write a nonfiction essay detailing how we could theoretically be using the same water today that was used centuries ago.
Study Jams: Water Cycle -- Three minute video, quiz, vocabulary activity, lesson plan, and teacher guide.
2-Game-water.ppt -- Interactive game style powerpoint. Answer questions about the water cycle. Click on the correct lunchbox.
Hydrologiccycle.ppt -- Powerpoint introduction to the water cycle.
WaltertheWaterDrop.PPT -- Cute and simple introduction to the water cycle with Walter the Water Drop.
Water Cycle Made Simple.pdf -- Reading and questions.
WaterCycleFullInvestigation.pdf -- Full Inquiry. To be done at end of unit.
Water Water Everywhere.pdf -- Reading and questions.
watercyclebracelets.pdf -- Directions and worksheet for making a bracelet with colored beads representing parts of the water cycle.
WaterCycleTest.pdf -- Short test about the water cycle.
35_Water_Cycle_TeacherRainmaker.pdf -- Lab activity: how temperature influences the water cycle.
35_Water_Cycle_Rainmakers.pdf -- Lab activity: make a mini-water cycle.