Properties of Water


Water has many different characteristics that affect how it will react to environmental changes and how organisms survive within it. Here are 2 different experiments that you can do to investigate the properties of salt and freshwater.



Complete the two experiments attached to the right-hand side of the page:

Which Melts Fastest?

Sea and Ice Salinity

Complete a blog describing your findings and the differences you notice between salt and freshwater

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Learning Objectives

To understand how the characteristics of salinity and temperature affect the properties of water

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