Classifying solids, liquids and gases

Classifying solids, liquids and gases
Publication Date: April, 2014
Type of Resource: Teacher background info

This online resource helps identify common misconceptions about the states of matter.

The resource provides background information about the states of matter that can help teachers identify and explore some of the common possible student alternative conceptions.

The resource also gives the proper scientific view, critical teaching ideas and teaching activities.

Additional Information

From Victoria Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.

Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 5 > Science Understanding > Chemical Sciences > Solids, liquids and gases have different observable properties and behave in... > ACSSU077