For those of us who are visual learners, we like images along with our STEM or STEAM ideas! These images add to the excitement of getting ready for our lessons. Check out my STEAM (don't forget Arts and Agriculture) Pinterest Site! http://pinterest.com/CherylBombenger/steam-science-technology-engineering-arts-and-agri/
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First the students would collaborate in their groups on a definition of matter. After discussion in small group the entire class would brainstorm definitions of matter. Following this, students would be given 3 film canisters with different materials such as sugar, cotton and chalk. They would measure the mass of the canisters and the volumne of each.