TLF ID M014129
This is a student guide about states of matter, the particle model and simple chemical equations. It contains information and hands-on inquiry activities, and is part of a comprehensive curriculum resource that covers Chemical sciences content descriptions in year 8 of the science curriculum. The resource uses the game 'Rock, paper, scissors' as an introductory context and integrates the year 8 strands of Science Understanding, Science as a Human Endeavour and Science Inquiry Skills in a natural way. The complete resource consists of three parts: the student guide; student digital activities that include a rich array of interactive activities, film clips and notebook questions to assist learning; and a teacher guide that provides an overview of the lessons including worksheets and assessment.