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4th Grade Physical Science
series circuit
parallel circuit
conductor
insulator
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
series circuit
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
parallel circuit
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
18 terms
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
9 terms
4th Grade Physical Science
series circuit
parallel circuit
conductor
insulator
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
series circuit
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
parallel circuit
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
9 terms
Physical Science 4th grade vocabulary
experiment
hypothesis
investigations
predictions
a scientific procedure undertaken to make a discovery, test a…
a supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
the action of investigating something or someone; formal or s…
a thing predicted; a forecast.
experiment
a scientific procedure undertaken to make a discovery, test a…
hypothesis
a supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
12 terms
CST 4th grade physical science
parallel circuit
series circuit
electromagnet
attract
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
a temporary magnet made by coiling wire around an iron core
to pull toward (opposites)
parallel circuit
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
series circuit
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
Physical Science Tools/Vocabulary- 4th Grade
meter stick
microscope
pan balance
beaker
Tool used to measure length in millimeters, centimeters, meters
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
a type of scale used to measure the mass of an object by plac…
An open cylindrical container with a pouring lip; used for mi…
meter stick
Tool used to measure length in millimeters, centimeters, meters
microscope
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
Physical Science 4th Grade
physical property
meterstick
volume
graduated cylinder
a feature of something that you can observe directly or measu…
a common tool for measuring length in the metric system
How much space an object takes up
instrument used to measure volume of a liquid
physical property
a feature of something that you can observe directly or measu…
meterstick
a common tool for measuring length in the metric system
4th Grade PHYSICAL SCIENCE Vocabulary
Attract
Compass
Detector
Force
To pull toward one another
An instrument that uses a free-rotating magnetic needle to sh…
A device or instrument designed to detect the presence of a p…
A push or a pull
Attract
To pull toward one another
Compass
An instrument that uses a free-rotating magnetic needle to sh…
10 terms
4th Grade Physical Science Thermal Energy Vocabulary
energy
thermal energy
transformation
conduction
the ability to do work
heat
energy changing into another form
the transfer of thermal energy from one substance to another…
energy
the ability to do work
thermal energy
heat
12 terms
CST 4th grade physical science
parallel circuit
series circuit
electromagnet
attract
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
a temporary magnet made by coiling wire around an iron core
to pull toward (opposites)
parallel circuit
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
series circuit
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
4th Grade Physical Science Vocabulary
circuit
simple series circuit
parallel circuit
Resistance
a circular pathway or loop through which electrical current t…
consists of two or three light bulbs wired together with batt…
several pathways or loops that conduct the electrical current…
a force, such as friction, that slows down or prevents motion…
circuit
a circular pathway or loop through which electrical current t…
simple series circuit
consists of two or three light bulbs wired together with batt…
9 terms
4th Grade Physical Science
series circuit
parallel circuit
conductor
insulator
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
series circuit
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
parallel circuit
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
35 terms
Physical Science 4th Grade
matter
solid
liquid
gas
anything that has mass and takes up space
has a shape and takes up space
has no shape but takes up space
has no shape or space of its own
matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
solid
has a shape and takes up space
14 terms
Physical Science Vocabulary Ch. 7 4th grade
position
motion
reference point
translation
an objects location or place
the change in an objects position
a motionless place or object used for comparison with a movin…
the motion of an object along a line or a path from one posit…
position
an objects location or place
motion
the change in an objects position
13 terms
4th Grade Physical Science Light Vocabulary
light
photon
transparent
opaque
(physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual…
a tiny particle or packet of light energy
(adj.) allowing light to pass through; easily recognized or u…
impossible to see through; preventing the passage of light
light
(physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual…
photon
a tiny particle or packet of light energy
10 terms
4th Grade Physical Science Electricity Vocabulary
electricity
current
circuit
electrical ground
energy made available by the flow of electric charge through…
a flow of electricity through a conductor
an electrical device that provides a path for electrical curr…
alternative pathway for current to flow back to earth
electricity
energy made available by the flow of electric charge through…
current
a flow of electricity through a conductor
9 terms
4th Grade Physical Science
series circuit
parallel circuit
conductor
insulator
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
series circuit
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
parallel circuit
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
18 terms
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
11 terms
4th Grade Physical Science Sound Vocabulary
sound
sound wave
medium
wavelength
a kind of vibration that travels through a substance and CAN…
a longitudinal wave that is caused by vibrations and that tra…
the material through which a wave travels
the distance from the peak of one light or sound wave to the…
sound
a kind of vibration that travels through a substance and CAN…
sound wave
a longitudinal wave that is caused by vibrations and that tra…
18 terms
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
18 terms
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
18 terms
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
10 terms
Physical Science -4th grade
speed
Velocity
Acceleration
lift
Is the rate at which an object changes position. It measures…
Is both the speed and direction an object is moving.
Is any change in the speed or direction of an object's motion.
an upward force
speed
Is the rate at which an object changes position. It measures…
Velocity
Is both the speed and direction an object is moving.
18 terms
Physical Science 4th Grade
proton
electron
neutron
static electricity
positively charged particle
negatively charged particle
particle with no charge
a buildup of electric charges
proton
positively charged particle
electron
negatively charged particle
9 terms
4th Grade Physical Science
series circuit
parallel circuit
conductor
insulator
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
series circuit
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
parallel circuit
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
9 terms
4th Grade Physical Science
series circuit
parallel circuit
conductor
insulator
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
series circuit
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
parallel circuit
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
10 terms
4th Grade Physical Science Thermal Energy Vocabulary
energy
thermal energy
transformation
conduction
the ability to do work
heat
energy changing into another form
the transfer of thermal energy from one substance to another…
energy
the ability to do work
thermal energy
heat
4th Grade Physical Science Review
solid
liquid
gas
property
A state of matter that has a definite shape and a definite vo…
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
A state of matter with no definite shape or volume. For examp…
A characteristic that can be observed or measured. For exampl…
solid
A state of matter that has a definite shape and a definite vo…
liquid
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
5 terms
4th Grade Physical Science-Electricity
electricity
circuit
series circuit
parallel circuit
the flow of tiny particles called electrons
the path along which an electric current flows
where the electric current flows in one directions along a si…
where the electric current flows through more than one path.…
electricity
the flow of tiny particles called electrons
circuit
the path along which an electric current flows
12 terms
CST 4th grade physical science
parallel circuit
series circuit
electromagnet
attract
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
a temporary magnet made by coiling wire around an iron core
to pull toward (opposites)
parallel circuit
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
series circuit
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
12 terms
CST 4th grade physical science
parallel circuit
series circuit
electromagnet
attract
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
a temporary magnet made by coiling wire around an iron core
to pull toward (opposites)
parallel circuit
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
series circuit
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
10 terms
Physical Science -4th grade
speed
Velocity
Acceleration
lift
Is the rate at which an object changes position. It measures…
Is both the speed and direction an object is moving.
Is any change in the speed or direction of an object's motion.
an upward force
speed
Is the rate at which an object changes position. It measures…
Velocity
Is both the speed and direction an object is moving.
19 terms
4th grade Science vocabulary
Dissolve
Mix
Mixture
Separate
To spread out evenly in a liquid
To combine together
A combination of substances that keep their original properti…
To divide or keep apart
Dissolve
To spread out evenly in a liquid
Mix
To combine together
4th Grade Physical Science Chapter 1
matter
property
mixture
solution
-is anything that has mass and takes up space.
-is something about an object that you can observe with your…
-is two or more kinds of matter put together
-is a mixture of two or more kinds of matter evenly spread out.
matter
-is anything that has mass and takes up space.
property
-is something about an object that you can observe with your…
CST 4th Grade Physical Science
What do you need to build a circuit?
What is a series circuit?
What is a parallel circuit?
What is a compass?
Wires, batteries, and bulbs.
A series circuit is a circuit where there is only one path fr…
A parallel circuit is a circuit in which there are at least t…
A compass is a navigational instrument for finding directions…
What do you need to build a circuit?
Wires, batteries, and bulbs.
What is a series circuit?
A series circuit is a circuit where there is only one path fr…
39 terms
4th Grade Science Vocabulary
电路
灯泡
电池
电线
Electricity Circuit... (diàn lú )
light bulb... ( Dēngpào)
Battery... (diànchí)
Wire... (diànxiàn)
电路
Electricity Circuit... (diàn lú )
灯泡
light bulb... ( Dēngpào)
12 terms
4th Grade Physical Science: How do substances mix?
Solution
Solute
Solvent
Soluble
combination of substances where one dissolves in another
the substance that is being dissolved
Does the dissolving
Can be dissolved
Solution
combination of substances where one dissolves in another
Solute
the substance that is being dissolved
13 terms
4th Grade Physical Science
What do you need to build a circuit?
What is a series circuit?
What is a parallel circuit?
What is a compass?
Wires, batteries and bulbs.
A series circuit is a circuit where there is only one path fr…
A parallel circuit is a circuit in which there are at least t…
A compass is a navigational instrument for finding directions…
What do you need to build a circuit?
Wires, batteries and bulbs.
What is a series circuit?
A series circuit is a circuit where there is only one path fr…
10 terms
4th grade Science vocabulary
amplitude
crest
frequency
pitch
The distance between the resting point and a crest or trough.
A high point of a wave.
The number of crests or troughs of a wave that pass by over a…
How high or how low a sound is.
amplitude
The distance between the resting point and a crest or trough.
crest
A high point of a wave.
4th Grade Spring/Physical Science
Convex
Concave
Sound Waves
Vibration
Curving or bulging outward
Curving inward
Longitudinal Waves
A series of small, fast movements back and forth or side to s…
Convex
Curving or bulging outward
Concave
Curving inward
12 terms
CST 4th grade physical science
parallel circuit
series circuit
electromagnet
attract
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
a temporary magnet made by coiling wire around an iron core
to pull toward (opposites)
parallel circuit
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
series circuit
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
12 terms
CST 4th grade physical science
parallel circuit
series circuit
electromagnet
attract
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
a temporary magnet made by coiling wire around an iron core
to pull toward (opposites)
parallel circuit
circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path
series circuit
circuit in which electric current follows only one path
10 terms
4th Grade Vocabulary-Science
chemical
classify
core
ecology
an element or a compound formed from elements
to sort things by category
the innermost part of something
the relationship between living things and their environment
chemical
an element or a compound formed from elements
classify
to sort things by category
10 terms
4th grade Science vocabulary
amplitude
crest
frequency
pitch
The distance between the resting point and a crest or trough.
A high point of a wave.
The number of crests or troughs of a wave that pass by over a…
How high or how low a sound is.
amplitude
The distance between the resting point and a crest or trough.
crest
A high point of a wave.
13 terms
4th grade Science-Magnetism Vocabulary
magnetism
force
attract
repel
attraction of certain metals
a push or a pull
to pull towards one another
to push away from one another
magnetism
attraction of certain metals
force
a push or a pull
Science 4th Grade Vocabulary
Mammal
Habitat
Diet
Prey
Mammal
Habitat
12 terms
Physical Features 4th Grade
Atlantic Coastal Plains
Appalachian Mountains
Gulf of Mexico
Great Lakes
an area of flat land along the eastern coast of the United St…
These mountains create a natural barrier directly behind the…
This body of water has coasts in the states of Florida, Alaba…
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
Atlantic Coastal Plains
an area of flat land along the eastern coast of the United St…
Appalachian Mountains
These mountains create a natural barrier directly behind the…
13 terms
4th grade Science-Magnetism Vocabulary
magnetism
force
attract
repel
attraction of certain metals
a push or a pull
to pull towards one another
to push away from one another
magnetism
attraction of certain metals
force
a push or a pull
30 terms
4th Grade Science Vocabulary
Reflection
Refraction
Echo
Opaque
Light energy that bounces off a surface
The bending of light as it passes through a substance
A reflection of sound
An object that absorbs all light
Reflection
Light energy that bounces off a surface
Refraction
The bending of light as it passes through a substance
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