Nature of Matter Resources
Travelers This website is an introduction to "the
basic principles of buoyancy, properties of gases, temperature,
and the technology involved in hot air ballooning."--Air
Far Does Light Go? Need a good topic for science
debate? This project has students examine the scientific properties
of light and then debate their findings with classmates.
Soundry "The Soundry is an interactive and educational
web site about sound. Covering everything from the most basic
concepts of what sound actually is to the specifics of how
humans perceive it, The Soundry aims to promote enthusiasm
and knowledge of sound."--The Soundry
An interactive periodic table. Need information on an element?
Here you can click on that element and uncover a description,
basic information, pronunciation audio files and much more!
Table Adventure This site includes several lessons
that introduce the periodic table. It also includes a webquest
which has students researching an element and creating an
advertisement for that element.
Matter, elements, atoms, math and reactions. Chemistry made
easy to understand and fun!
Boiling Point Project "In this science experiment,
students collect, share, and analyze data to determine what
factors influence the boiling point of water."--Blue
Global Water Sampling Project "In this science
project, students gather and share data to compare the water
quality of a local river, stream, lake or pond with other
fresh water sources around the world. "--Blue Web'n