Grade 5 Science - Properties of and Changes in Matter

Grade 5 students will  explore the underlying concept of matter. They will learn about the 3 states (solid, liquid, gas) and the characteristics of each. They will also explore changes of state and investigate the difference between physical changes (usually reversible) and chemical changes (non-reversible).



Kids InfoBits


Web Sites

Chem4Kids: States of Matter

Changes of State

Solids and Liquids

Reversible and Irreversible Changes

What is Matter?

Books on Matter Books on Solutions Books on Gases