The Exploration of Matter
By Kate Udchitz
SC8.2.1 Students will identify and describe the particulate nature of matter including physical and chemical interactions.
SC8.2.1.a Compare and contrast elements, compounds, and mixtures.
SC8.2.1.b Describe physical and chemical properties of matter
SC8.2.1.c Recognize most substances can exist as a solid, liquid, or gas depending on temperature
SC8.2.1.d Compare and contrast solids, liquids, and gases based on properties of these states of matter
SC8.2.1.e Distinguish between physical and chemical changes (phase changes, dissolving, burning, rusting)
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