Compare solubility of common materials

Kit contents: plastic cups, plastic spoons, safety glasses

Volunteer will provide: salt (a typical container), sugar (approx. 8 oz, 1 cup), sand (approx. 8 oz, 1 cup), baking soda (a box), pitcher or other water container

Key concepts: mixture, solution, solubility, suspension

Science Standards:
The student knows that different materials can be physically combined to produce different substances. (SC.A.1.2.4.5.1)
The student knows the differences and similarities between mixtures and solutions. (SC.A.1.2.4.5.2)

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