What Can the Matter Be? : The States of Matter
Use these sites to help learn about the States of Matter - Solid, Liquid and Gas.

Student Links
Teacher Lesson Plans / Explanations

Student Links

 1.
SITE NAME: Garden of Praise - Matter
IT'S ABOUT: Learn a song about Matter (solid, liquid, gas) to the tune of "Oh 
                         Dear What Can the Matter Be?)
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.gardenofpraise.com/matter.htm
2.
SITE NAME: HyperMedia Textbook for Kids - Matter (Grade 4+)
IT'S ABOUT: Visit this site to learn about Matter, the States of Matter and more
                         at the New York University site.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.nyu.edu/pages/mathmol/textbook/4gradecover.html
3.
SITE NAME: Davis Thayer School (Franklin, MA) - Second Grade
IT'S ABOUT: Go to this States of Matter page to learn more the 3 states of matter -
                         solid, liquid, and gas.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.franklin.ma.us/auto/schools/davis/second/matter/default.htm
4.
SITE NAME: McDaniel Graduate School Project - Matter
IT'S ABOUT: What do you want to know about the 3 states of matter and their
                         properties? 
SITE ADDRESS: http://www2.mcdaniel.edu/Graduate/TI/pages/LEWIS/matterweb.htm
5.
SITE NAME: San Jose School Elementary School (Florida) - Matter
IT'S ABOUT: View this online PowerPoint presentation to learn about Matter.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.schools.pinellas.k12.fl.us/educators/tec/Davis2/matter.ppt/sld001.htm
6.
SITE NAME: Chem4Kids.com - Matter
IT'S ABOUT: Take a tour at this site to learn about the states of matter.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.chem4kids.com/files/matter_intro.html
7.
SITE NAME: Gander Academy (Canada - 5th grade) - Matter
IT'S ABOUT: This page gives definitions about Matter and links to a 4th grade
                         site about Matter.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.stemnet.nf.ca/CITE/matter.htm
8.
SITE NAME: World Builders (Charter College of Education, California)
IT'S ABOUT: This site explains the states of Matter in an advanced manner.
SITE ADDRESS: http://curriculum.calstatela.edu/courses/builders/lessons/less/les2/states.html
9.
SITE NAME: Scholastic.com - Dirtmeister's Science Lab on Matter
IT'S ABOUT: Visit this Scholastic site to learn "What is Matter" & "How does
                         it change forms?"
SITE ADDRESS: http://teacher.scholastic.com/dirt/matter/whatmat.htm
SITE NAME: 
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Teacher Resources

A. 
SITE NAME: Integrated Thematic Lesson Plan: Matter by Jackie Davis &
                         Pat VanDriessche (Florida School District)

IT'S ABOUT: This is an integrated thematic unit on Matter links to Science, 
                        Reading, Math and Technology standards for 3rd grade. 
                        (It has an onlinePowerPoint link: 
      http://www.schools.pinellas.k12.fl.us/educators/tec/Davis2/matter.ppt/sld010.htm
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.schools.pinellas.k12.fl.us/educators/tec/Davis2/
B.
SITE NAME: CAoS - Chicago Academy of Sciences
IT'S ABOUT: In order to make Total CAoS! relevant to as many grades (K-8) as 
                        possible, activities have been written at a middle grade level. 
                        Teachers in very early elementary or middle school classrooms may 
                        need to adapt portions of the Total CAoS! lesson to meet the 
                        needs of their grade level.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.caosclub.org/members/caosho10.html
C.
SITE NAME: Scholastic.com - Teacher Site: 
IT'S ABOUT: Dirtmeister's Science Lab on Matter; Grade Levels: K - 5 
SITE ADDRESS: http://teacher.scholastic.com/dirt/matter/tguide.htm
D.
SITE NAME: Micron.com - Education Center
IT'S ABOUT: States of Matter - Grades 3-6 Lesson Plan
SITE ADDRESS: http://download.micron.com/pdf/education/lessonplans/StatesOfMatter.pdf
E.
SITE NAME: Science Teacher Stuff
IT'S ABOUT: This site gives links to Science resources for K-12 teachers.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.scienceteacherstuff.com/properties.html
F.
SITE NAME: NCREL - Teaching & Learning Resources
IT'S ABOUT: Go here to view a 1st grade physical science lesson on Matter.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.ncrtec.org/tl/camp/matter/matter1.htm
G.
SITE NAME: Illinois Institute of Technology - Smile Program
IT'S ABOUT: This link provides a Primary Level "Three States of Matter" 
                         lesson plan written by 2 teachers from Chicago.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.iit.edu/~smile/ph9316.html
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