In this activity, students use water to explore its properties as a solid, liquid or gas.

By the end of this activity, students should be able to:

  • identify one or more characteristics of water in its solid state (ice)
  • identify one or more characteristics of water in its liquid state (water)
  • identify that gas is also a state of matter.

Download the Word file (see link below) for:

  • introduction/background notes
  • what you need
  • what to do
  • extension ideas
  • student handout.
    Published 22 June 2014