Gases, Liquids, and Solids
Levels 1 and 2
NZC Achievement Objectives
Te Mātauranga o Aotearoa
Properties and Changes of Matter: Observe and describe the major properties, such as colour, texture, odour, of familiar materials, and the changes that occur when materials are mixed, heated, or cooled.
Ngā Āhuatanga me ngā Panoni Matū: Ka mātakitaki me te whakamārama i ngā āhuatanga nui, pēnei i te tae, i te kakano, i te rongo, o ngā matū e mōhio whānuitia ana, me ngā panoni e puta mai i te ranu, i te whakawera, i te whakamātao rānei i te matū.
Learning Intentions are from the Ministry of Education
Integration ideas are from the Ministry of Education
Level 1 and 2
Be able to examine water in its three states and discuss observable changes.
Investigating and describing changes of state in common substances.
Be able to explain in oral or written form changes of state that water undergoes.
Mathematics and Statistics (Number and Algebra): Find examples of patterns in the natural environment which demonstrate that some patterns continue without end.
Mathematics and Statistics (Statistics): Collect objects from the natural environment, sort them into categories, count each category, and display and discuss the results.