Lesson 1: Introduction


What do we already know about the water cycle?

What is another name for the water cycle?

What are the terms to describe the changes from liquid/solid/gas?


Class Activities:

Safety First: Before proceeding, carefully follow your teacher's instructions for this activity. 

Ice Cube Demonstration

Coin and Dropper Activity

Paperclip Activity


Wrap Up:

Does water have memory?

Check this video out! Dinosaur Pee

Video: Conservation of Mass and Energy: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-law-of-conservation-of-mass-todd-ramsey



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