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Standard 3.P.2A

3.P.2A Matter exists in several different states and is classified based on observable and measurable properties. Matter can be changed from one state to another when heat (thermal energy) is added or removed.

Grade(s): 3

Subject(s): Science

Year: 2014

Get Current on Energy
Get Current on Energy

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson the students will: • Understand energy forms and sources; • Distinguish between conductors and insulators of heat transfer; • Recognize and compare insulation values of...

Soak Up the Sun with Solar Energy Fun
Soak Up the Sun with Solar Energy Fun

Lesson

Upon completing this lesson, the students will be able to: • Describe various ways that solar energy can be used; and • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of using solar energy

Condensation
Condensation

Lesson

Students will understand the process of condensation and learn that cooling water vapor does in fact increase condensation.

Matter Matters
Matter Matters

Lesson

Students will learn the three stages of matter (solids, liquids, and gases) and how they are measured.

Eye Wonder: So, You Want to Be a Firefighter!
Eye Wonder: So, You Want to Be a Firefighter!

Lesson

This lesson focuses on insulators and conductors in order to demonstrate the transfer of heat and cold. The lesson makes connections to the profession of a Firefighter so students understand how STEM...