Chemistry: Mixtures and Solutions
These sites provide information about the chemistry of mixtures and solutions. Learn what mixtures and solutions are made of, what their properties are, how to separate components of mixtures, and methods of separation. There are examples of mixtures encountered in daily life, classroom activities, experiments, interactive games, and animations. There is a link to eThemes Resources on Chromatography
Chem4Kids: Mixture Basics
Learn what mixtures are and take a quiz at the end of the page. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Chem4Kids: Mixture Examples
Discover examples of mixtures that can be found in every life. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Chem4Kids: Solutions and Mixtures
Find out what solutions are and how they are different from mixtures. Includes a quiz at the end of a page. NOTE: This site includes ads.
FossWeb: Mixtures and Solutions
Learn basic concepts of mixtures and solutions from an interactive junkyard. Includes movies, FAQ, and vocabulary related to the topics.
Learn about different ways of separating mixtures. Includes the process of making rock salt pure and making water pure.
Learn what the mixtures are and how they are different from compounds. Includes examples. NOTE: There is a link to a Message Board.
American Chemical Society: Cleaning Water
Try different bleaching agents to see how it can make water clean.
BBC: Separating Mixtures Animation
Click the "Start" button to see animations of different ways to separate mixtures. NOTE: There is a link to a Message Board.
Harcourt School: The Mixtures Lab
Separate the substance in mixtures by using the proper tool. Then observe and record the results.
Quia: Separating Mixtures
This site provides interactive games that go along with the separating mixtures topic.
Activity: Separating Mixtures
Students learn about chromatography from a hands-on activity.
Separating Mixtures of Materials Resources
This page has teaching materials in pdf, PowerPoint, and Word. Note: This site includes ads and a link to discussion forums.
Quia: Mixtures, Solutions, Elements and Compounds
This is an interactive Millionaire game format by identify the 4 classifications of matter - mixtures, solutions, elements, compounds.
Quia: Solutions Jumbled Word
Play jumbled word to test how much you know about vocabularies related to solutions.
Science Explorer: Black Magic: Discover Secret Colors in a Black Marker
In chromatography experiment, students experiment with different pens and dyes, using easily available materials.
Toolkits: Mixtures & Solutions
This site has various lesson plans and activities for teaching mixtures & solutions unit.
eThemes Resource: Chromatography
These websites are about chromatography. Includes information about using chromatography for ink identification. There are several lesson plans, experiments, and an interactive story. Includes a link to an eThemes resource on Forensic Science.
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