What is Matter?: An anchor poster or graphic organizer
This flow chart can be used in many ways to strengthen student understanding of matter and its three states.- Print as a large anchor poster for quick student reference- Print small to fit in student science notebooks- Print one of the three flow charts that have some or all parts missing to use as scaffolded notes or as an assessment.
Matter, Matter, Everywhere! PowerPoint - This PowerPoint is VERY interactive with the students as it introduces the topics and continues to review concepts. There are activities for class or group discussions, journal entries, a lab, and many oral responses. Topics covered: What is matter?
What’s Matter? - Crash Course Kids #3.1 by thecrashcourse: No no no, not what’s THE matter. What’s MATTER? In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about what matter is and the three states of matter: Solid, Liquid, and Gas. She also does a quick experiment that you can do at home to prove that air is matter.This first series is based on 5th grade science. We’re super excited and hope you enjoy Crash Course Kids!///Standards Us
This 23-page science mini-book was created to help with the Next Generation Science Standards for 2nd grade in structure and property of matter. It covers the following principles: what is matter, different states of matter, how matter can change, and observable properties of matter.