An activity to demonstrate how a change of state between solid and liquid (and back again) can be caused by adding or removing heat.
A change of state between solid and liquid can be caused by adding or removing heat.
In this activity, students predict and observe what happens to an ice cube before heat is added, after heat is added and after heat is removed.
National Curriculum Curriculum alignment
- Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower
Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower covers students in Year 3 and Year 4.
The principal focus of science teaching in lower key stage 2 is to enable pupils to broaden their scientific view of the world around them. They should do this through exploring, talking about, testing and developing ideas about everyday phenomena an...
- Working scientifically
- States of matter
We create premium quality, downloadable teaching resources for primary/elementary school teachers that make classrooms buzz!
Find more resources for these topics
Request a change
You must be logged in to request a change. Sign up now!
Report an Error
You must be logged in to report an error. Sign up now!