The optimist sees the glass half full. The pessimist sees the glass half empty. But the scientist knows the glass is completely full (or, at least, knows to run)! Learn all about how air pressure affects our daily lives (along with causing the occasional explosion) with all of the great activities in our free online science unit all about Air.
Big Ideas covered:
Kindergarten: Earth and Space (Weather and Seasonal Changes)
Grade 1: Earth and Space (Local Patterns)
Grade 3: Chemistry (Particles and Properties)
Grade 4: Chemistry (Temperature and Pressure, Mass and States of matter)
Grade 8: Chemistry (Kinetic Molecular Theory)