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Title: Beat the Heat
Description: This lesson plan is about heat and salts effect on the melting point of ice. Students will use thermometers and follow a step by step worksheet to compare the melting temperature of ice with an ice and salt mixture. Students will be asked inquiry based questions based on what they have learned. 
Key Words: Heat, melting temperature, ice cream, 
Grade Level: 7th, 8th 
Subject: Science 
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Teacher's Request: Need a lesson plan on heat and melting temperatures.


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