South Carolina Science Standard Addressed:
2-4.3 Explain how matter can be changed in ways such as heating or cooling, cutting or tearing, bending or stretching.
It is essential for students to know that matter can be changed in many different ways.
Heating: example- ice melting in the summer heat
Cooling: example- freezing your favorite juice into a frozen treat
Cutting: example- cutting a pie from one piece into more than one pieces
Tearing: example- tear one piece of foil into many pieces of foil
Bending: example- bending a thin piece of metal into a paper clip
Stretching: example- when you stretch a rubber band, it will break
Make a list of things that can be changed by heating, cooling, cutting, tearing, bending, or stretching!
http://rpsec.usca.edu/Classwork/731sp2008/Lesson/Ringus/Ringus2-4.3.html (March, 2008)
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