Solid or Liquid?!

Ruru has been exploring the 3 main states of matter this week. As part of our learning we created cornflour slime! This prompted a debate about whether the slime was a solid or a liquid as it was continuously changing its form!

“When pressure is applied it solidifies and when it is released it liquifies” – Kershaw

“I think the water molecules surround the corn flour molecules which its why it looks like water” – Cole

We came to an agreement that the slime is in fact both a solid and a liquid depending on how the molecules are being manipulated.


By |2021-08-10T11:07:04+00:0010th August 2021|Ruma Ruru|Comments Off on Solid or Liquid?!

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