- Gases and liquids are made of molecules or inert atoms that are moving about relative to each other.
- In a liquid, the molecules are constantly in contact with others; in a gas, they are widely spaced except when they happen to collide. In a solid, atoms are closely spaced and may vibrate in position but do not change relative locations.
- Do Now-Get out your notebook and add to your Table of Contents- “Understanding Connections-p.28” (Left Side) and “Understanding Connections-p.29” (Right Side); Head BOTH pages 28-29 properly with “Matter-Understanding Connections-11/2/15; Think outside the box with the following question- I have 30 cents. I have two coins in my hand, and one of them is not a nickel. What coins do I have?
- Advanced Organizer- What is Matter? PBS video segment, Solid, Liquid, Gas Study Jam animation, & States of Matter BrainPOP animation
- Understanding Connections– pp.28-29 in interactive science notebook. Formulate Unit Question using ideas/questions from sticky notes. Draw a light bulb in the center of the page and write Unit Question inside the light bulb
- Unit Cover Page–p. 27 in interactive science notebook, create a cover page for the unit on Matter. Use your textbooks
Write the title very large so that it is easy to read.
Draw a minimum of 3 pictures that represents the unit.
Color the entire page, corner to corner, using colored pencil or crayons- no white paper showing
for ideas for pictures.Rules for Cover Page: