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Unit 1: Matter! From Atoms to Electricity

  • Lesson 1: Atoms Everywhere

    All matter is made of atoms and molecules. Students learn the basic building blocks of the world around them. They build a foundation for understanding other aspects of matter, from states of matter to temperature.
  • Lesson 2: States of Matter

    Scientists divide matter into three states: solid, liquid, or gas. Students Learn how states of matter differ and what causes the states to change
  • Lesson 3: Light Matters

    Light travels in a straight line unless something blocks, bounces, or bends it. Students learn how different materials interact with light.
  • Lesson 4: Electrical Energy

    We use electrical energy in many ways to power much of what we do each day. Students learn the importance of electricity in their everyday lives and how electricity works.
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