The physical science unit for fourth grade has the students learning about matter, magnetism and electricity. This page of the website will have links to those topics and some fun activities to try at home in order to practice some of the ideas learned in class. Physical science is a lot of fun, so sit back, click a link or two and have a fun time!

 

 

States of Matter~

Can you name all the states of matter?
Gases
Solids
Liquids
Plasmas
What is Matter?
States of Matter
Matter is Stuff!
The Five States of Matter
Changing States of Matter
Characteristics of the States of Matter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Magnetism~

Magnetism
Magnets and Electricity
Fun Information about Magnets
Magnets from KidsKonnect
How Magnets Work
Magnet Man-Cool Magnet Experiments

 

 

 

 

 

Static Electricity~

Static Electricity for Kids
A Static Electricity Activity
Everything about Lightning!
What Causes Static Shocks?
Good Explanation of Static Electricity
Use Static Electricity to Move Things!

 

 

 

 

Electricity~

Electricity!
What is Electricity?
Make a Lemon Battery
Electricty from KidsKonnect
How Electricity Works-Multiple Pages
Electricity and Magnetism from the Exploratorium
Electricity for Kids-Fun Games, Facts, and Explorations

 

 

 

 

 

Electromagnets~

 

Electromagnets for Kids
Bullet Trains and Electromagnets
Electromagnet Videos and Games
How Can You Make an Electromagnet?
Do you Know what an Electromagnet is?
How Electromagnets Work-multiple pages