Grade 5 – Properties of Air


Science experiments are an integral part of our curriculum, at Orchids The International School-Thane, the finest International school in Kalwa on a regular basis provide a practical understanding of this subject to the students. On 11th December, several experiments to demonstrate the ‘Properties of Air’ was conducted in Grade 5 A classroom. Students learnt in the class that – Air has weight and mass and also exerts pressure. Teacher used balloons and conducted an experiment where she balanced two inflated balloons and deflated one of them and students saw how it impacted the balance of the balloons (air has weight).In a similar manner she also used milk packets and tetra packs and demonstrated the other properties of air too. Through these hands-on activities, students were able to connect it to their lesson.