Module Summary – DSCR Properties of Matter
Students begin the Delta Science Content Reader Properties of Matter by learning what matter is. The book introduces them to physical properties of matter and how these properties can be observed or measured. Students find out about the behavior of particles in solids, liquids, and gases and are introduced to chemical properties. They then read about what matter is made of. Students discover that all matter is made of atoms and that matter made of only one type of atom is an element. The book concludes with a discussion of how elements combine to form millions of different substances.