Grade 8    Chapter 7: KMT - Solids, Liquids, Gases

change of state diagram
The KMT and States of Matter

Particle Animation
See solid, liquid and gas particles up close and animated.

Fluids Behaving Strangely - Non-Newtonian Fluids
"The students of Duke University filled a pool with a mix of cornstarch and water to create a non-Newtonian fluid known as "oobleck". When stress is applied to the liquid it exhibits properties of a solid. Watch as they walk, run and jump on this amazing fluid!"

The Kinetic Molecular Theory
A Shockwave animated lesson of the Kinetic Molecular Theory.

Take a turorial on density, mass and volume.

Interactive density lab.

Chem4Kids
- States of Matter
Explore the states of matter, phase changes, chemical and physical changes and lots of other information on matter at this great website.

States of Matter Game



solid, liquid, gas