Unit E: Matter and Its Properties

The books listed below may be available through publishers, distributors such as bookstores or online retailers, or library systems.

Leveled Independent Science Books

Extra Support

A Mixed-Up Mystery
Summary: A science club boils a cabbage to learn about chemical reactions.

On Level

Einstein, Father of Physics
Summary: Recounts the biography of Einstein and describes his theories.

Challenge

Why Does It Work?
Summary: Explains the chemistry and physics behind everyday substances.

STUDENT BIBLIOGRAPHY

CHAPTER 14

Elements and Compounds
Everyday examples of elements and compounds.
Discovery Channel School Science: Elements
Information and activities related to chemical elements.
Eyewitness: Matter
Explains the developments in the study of matter.

CHAPTER 15

How Do We Know the Nature of Energy
Science has led to our understanding of energy.
Chemical Reactions
Natural and man-made chemical reactions are described in nature.