Mixtures and Solutions
Science Units (5th Grade)

Interactive Games:
http://interactivesites.weebly.com/matter-chemical--physical.html

Investigation 1:
Separating Mixtures



Part 1
Making and Separating Mixtures

What's a mixture?
STUDY JAMS: MIXTURE
Click on the link above. :)

What's a mixture? What's a solution?





Solutes, Solvents, Solutions
Pretty corny but hopefully
you'll remember what each is.



Junkyard Analysis

Decide if mixing an item from the junkyard will make a mixture or a solution.

http://archive.fossweb.com/beta/mixtures/junkyard/

or

https://www.fossweb.com/delegate/ssi-wdf-ucm-webContent/Contribution%20Folders/FOSS/multimedia/Mixtures_and_Solutions/junkyard/index.html




Part 2
Separating a Salt Solution

Part 3
Separating a Dry Mixture

Part 4
Outdoor Solutions

Part 5
Extensions
Investigation 2:
Developing Models



Part 1
Black Boxes

Part 2
Drought Stopper

Part 3
Models for Change in Properties

Part 4
Extensions
Investigation 3:
Concentration



Part 1
Soft Drink Recipes

Part 2
Salt Concentration


Part 3
Mystery Solutions

Part 4
Liquid Layers

Part 5
Extensions
Investigation 4:
Reaching Saturation



Part 1
Salt Saturation

Part 2
Epsom Salts Saturation

Part 3
The Saturation Puzzle

Part 4
What's in Your Water?

Part 5
Extensions
Investigation 5:
Fizz Quiz



Part 1
Chemical Reactions

Physical Change
Chemical Change
Chemical Reactions
STUDY JAMS: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/changes-of-matter.htm



Part 2
Reaction Products

Part 3
Reaction in a Zip Bag

Part 4
Extensions
















ATOMS
Build an Atom
Build an Atom.jpg
http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/build-an-atom
Choose "Run Now!"


:)


Examine Some 3D Models of Compounds

Examining 3D Models of Compounds.jpg

http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/visualizations/es0503/es0503page01.cfm?chapter_no=visualization

Manipulate the arrows to rotate the compounds.

:)


Introduction to Atoms from Fremont Magnet School

Intro to Atoms from Fremont Magnet School.jpg

http://schools.bcsd.com/fremont/5th_Sci_matter_atoms.htm

:)
Play Some Games! :)

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