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Applies to:


Mathematics, Statistics

Board Grade(s)

CBSE Grade 10, ICSE Grade 9


Have you ever seen static electricity cause a spark of light? What is that spark? What about lightning, the Northern Lights, or the tail of a comet? All of those things and many others – in fact, 99.9% of the universe — are made of plasma. Michael Murillo gives the full picture on plasma.

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Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to…

  1. Determine the difference between solids, liquids, and gases.
  2. Define what matter is and where you can find it.
  3. Give examples of solids, liquids, and gases.
  4. Sort objects by whether they are a solid, a liquid, or a gas.
  5. Describe the characteristics of the three states of matter.
  6. Describe the different physical properties of each state of matter.

Teaching Aids

    • Suggested Teaching Method

      1. Show Video
      2. Set Expectations
      3. Exercise to elicit thinking
      4. Apply/Assess
      5. Discussion with briefing
    • Assessment Template

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