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Material World – Melting

The Science Learning Hub has many resources for primary teachers related to melting in the Material World strand of the New Zealand Curriculum. They come from a range of contexts and science stories and are grouped by resource type.

Melting is a concept that can easily be taught to young students. Check out our resources.

Unit plan: Observing Water

Observing Water – Science Story

Magma on the move – Science Ideas and Concepts

Investigating sea water – Student Activity

Light a candle – Student Activity

Heat and change of state – Image

Observing Water is intended to be enjoyable for teachers, too. The science articles provide clear explanations on the basics of matter, energy and changes of state.