This unit is mainly taught
using our text. See our curriculum sheets for additional information.
How do we describe the things
What is the world around us made
How does matter change?
Classify common objects and substances
according to observable attributes.
Measure weight, dimensions, and
temperature of appropriate objects and materials.
Identify properties of materials
that make them useful.
Identify forms of energy associated
with common phenomena.
Describe common physical changes
in mater, melting, freezing, dissolving, and the heat energy that accompanies
Prepare mixtures and separate
them into their component parts.
the Matter Activities are at the bottom of the page
Hypermedia Textbook: 4th Grade: Matter
Web Quest Students conduct experiments using the scientific
method and use Internet resources to explore the properties of matter