January 2023

Which Will Melt?

Explore This Issue

Listen and Read

Extend the Lesson

Videos (2)

Videos (2)

Games (1)

Skill Sheets and Lesson Plan

Academic Standards


Learning Objective:

Students will compare snow and sand, and determine which has melting properties.



ice crystals, sturdy, slushy, grains


Science Focus:

properties of snow



RI.1.1 key details; RI.1.4 vocabulary; RI.1.3 compare and contrast; RI.1.10 informational text; SL.1 participate in conversations