To determine whether a liquid will sink or float in water by comparing its density to the density of water.
- Do Now– Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner; Get out your science notebook and add to your Table of Contents- “Sinking & Floating Liquids Demonstration p.69″ (Right Side); Head page 69 properly with”Sinking & Floating Liquids-Demonstration-2/29/16”
- Demonstrations– Floating Candles on Liquids and 7 Layer Density Column– Answer questions 1-3 & 5 on handout (Write-Pair-Share). Tape handout to page 69.
- Explanation- Comparison of the densities of water, alcohol, and oil on the molecular level. Answer question #6 (Write-Pair-Share)
- Application– Answer Take It Further Questions 7-10
Answer questions 7-10 on Take It Further handout