The following is an example of using a 5E approach. If you have been working along with us in our 5 E lessons, you know that we have worked through some of the basic characteristics of matter. There is always more to explore.
This Matter Lesson Plan is suitable for 5th Grade. Fifth graders investigate the structure of matter. They examine pictures of atoms and molecules and discuss their relationships, and construct a model of a molecule using toothpicks and gumdrops.