A whole class active game to play when learning about the properties of materials.
In this team relay, students order materials according to their elasticity. They then race against the other team to stretch their objects from the start line to the finish.
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Chemical Sciences: Clever Changes – Unit Plan
This Chemical Sciences unit investigates the physical changes of materials and how properties change when materials stretch, bend, twist, heat or cool. Students predict how materials will vary and whether they can be returned to their original state.
NSW Curriculum alignment
Victorian Curriculum alignment
Australian Curriculum alignment
Objects are made of materials that have observable properties
Science involves observing, asking questions about, and describing changes in, objects and events
Pose and respond to questions about familiar objects and events
Engage in discussions about observations and represent ideas
Share observations and ideas
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