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Lesson Plan

Bread (and butter) with optional chemical reactions

Summary: 
Make bread, experiment to find out what ingredients make gas to make the bread rise, and model the chemical reaction that makes the gas.
Science content (2016 curriculum): 
Biology: Features, Adaptations of Living Things (K, 1, 3, 7)
Chemistry: States of Matter, Properties of Materials (K-7)
Chemistry: Atoms, Molecules (3-7)
Chemistry: Chemical Changes (2, 7)
Grades taught: 
Gr K
Gr 1
Gr 2
Gr 3
Gr 4
Gr 5
Gr 6
Gr 7
Teacher: 
Alane Lublow
Barbara Duncan
Carl Atterton
Christine (North Shore Black Bear Society)
Christy Wong
Heather Wallace
Kecia Boecking
Patricia Ellis
Sharon Ghuman
Sonia Ko
Sonja Watson
Site tested: 
Brownies
General Gordon Elementary
General Gordon Elementary Science Club
ingridscience afterschool
McBride Elementary
Laurier Elementary
After School Program at Elementary schools in New York City
Tyee Elementary
Lesson plan originally developed and delivered: 

Gordon Elementary