About This Chapter
Understanding Matter for Elementary School - Chapter Summary
When learning about science at the elementary level, students should be able to understand some of the basic properties and facts about different types of matter. If you are the parent or teacher of an elementary school student, you can help them learn about some of these topics by having them read over the text lessons found included in this chapter. The chapter also offers practice quizzes and a final exam that will allow you to see how well your child or student has understood these concepts. You and your students have the ability to message the lesson instructors directly, should you or they wish for further clarification on a certain point in the lesson.
Who It's For
Kids who need extra help with matter will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about matter.
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding scientific principles involving matter
- Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about matter
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning science (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about matter
- Students who struggle to understand their science teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra science resources
How It Works
- Find lessons in the chapter that cover matter topics your student needs to learn or review.
- Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
- Review the lesson or video transcripts, emphasizing the highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about matter.
- Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify your student understands matter by completing the Understanding Matter for Elementary School chapter exam.
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