Physical Science: Matter

A World of Connections: Made in China

An image of a river in China that is polluted by textile dyes is shown and students will make observations and propose solutions. Followed by a discussion of synthetic and natural dyes.

Local Currency Project

In groups of 3-4, each student will pick a metal and research its properties, availability and extraction methods. The individual sheets will be used to help the group design a local currency. Justification of choices using properties is at the core.