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In this investigation, learners plant seeds in a 2-liter bottle filled with soil that is connected to a water source below. Over the next few weeks, learners observe how the plants grow.
In this activity (pages 32-41), learners learn how the atomic and molecular arrangement of matter are related to physical properties.
In this activity (pages 42-49), learners discover the methods and challenges of building nanoscale structures with macroscale equipment.
In this activity (pages 17-31), learners are introduced to techniques that are used to determine the structures of solid materials.
In this activity (pages 7-16), learners model various crystal structures with LEGOs. This activity also contains additional links that explain how to create other crystal structures.