3.3 Matter

The student will investigate and understand that objects are made of materials that can be described by their physical properties. Key concepts include:
a) objects are made of one or more materials;
b) materials are composed of parts that are too small to be seen without magnification;
c) physical properties remain the same as the material is reduced in size.

Research Resources:
BBC – Solids & Liquids

Properties of Fabric
Cotton
Polyester
Silk
Canvas
Burlap
Plastic
Flannel
Terrycloth

I Got No Stains on Me from Children’s Museum of Houston on Vimeo.
Nanotechnology in Fabric

Henrico 21 Lessons:
Go Green Crayon Factory
Design Briefs:

Play Dough Engineering

3.3PlayDoughMatter