A general introduction and review of the basics of matter, mass, density and volume.
Covers the following Massachusetts Standards
Physical Sciences (Chemistry and Physics) Grades 3-5
1. Differentiate between properties of objects (e.g., size, shape, weight) and properties of materials (e.g. color, texture, hardness)
2. Compare and contrast solids, liquids, and gases based on the basic properties of each of these states of matter
3. Describe how water can be changed from one state to another by adding or taking away heat.