New South Wales Curriculum

ST3-6MW-S

explains the effect of heat on the properties and behaviour of materials

26 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Understanding States of Matter Worksheet

    A worksheet that allows students to demonstrate their knowledge of solids, liquids and gases.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment – States of Matter

    A science experiment that investigates how a substance's state of matter can be changed.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Years: 5 - 6 Has Starter Sheet
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    Going, Going, Gone! - Worksheet

    A worksheet that explores how matter changes state at different temperatures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment - Cover to Conserve

    A science experiment that investigates if evaporation can be reduced by covering a body of water.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Years: 5 - 6 Has Starter Sheet
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    States of Matter Word Wall

    A set of states of matter related vocabulary cards for a word wall.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 4 - 6 Is Customisable
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    The Gas Has Mass Task Cards

    A set of four task cards that explores the physical properties of gases.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    States of Matter Poster

    A poster that displays the three states of matter, their properties and the processes for changing states.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 5 - 6
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    What's the Matter? Worksheet

    A worksheet for students to record what they know about matter.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 5 - 6
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    The State of Matter Worksheet

    A worksheet that helps students classify a substance's state of matter by observing changes to its properties.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 5 - 6
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    Facts of the Matter PowerPoint Presentation

    A 22 slide editable PowerPoint to use when teaching your students about the states of matter in Science.

    Teach Starter Publishing 22 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Salt Water Density Experiment

    A hands-on science experiment about salt water density.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment - Biodegradable or Not? - Upper Grades

    A hands-on science experiment about biodegradability.

    Teach Starter Publishing 7 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    States of Matter Word Wall Vocabulary

    Thirty-three matter related vocabulary cards for a word wall.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 3 - 7 Is Customisable
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    Phase Changes of Matter Poster

    A poster showing the phase changes of matter.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 7
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    States of Matter Poster

    A poster showing the States of Matter.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 2 - 7
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    Facts of the Matter

    This Chemical Sciences unit explores the concept that solids, liquids and gases have different observable properties and behave in different ways.

    Teach Starter Publishing 65 pages Year: 5 Has Starter Sheet
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    Understanding States of Matter

    An assessment task designed to assess students' knowledge and understanding of solids, liquids and gases, their properties and their behaviour.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Slime - Solid, Liquid or Gas?

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will recognise that not all substances can be easily classified on the basis of their observable properties.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Knowing Matters!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore how knowledge of states of matter and their changes can help inform practices and decision making.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Going, Going, Gone!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will recognise that substances exist in different states depending on the temperature.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Changing States of Matter

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the way solids, liquids and gases change in different situations.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Gases

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will observe that gases have mass and take up space.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Liquids

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify the observable characteristics of liquids and how they behave in different ways.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Solids

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify the observable characteristics of solids and how they behave in different ways.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 5 60 mins Has Starter Sheet