New Jersey Standards
NJ.5.2.6. Physical Science: Physical science principles, including fundamental ideas about matter, energy, and motion, are powerful conceptual tools for making sense of phenomena in physical, living, and Earth systems science.
5.2.6.B. Changes in Matter: Substances can undergo physical or chemical changes to form new substances. Each change involves energy.
When a new substance is made by combining two or more substances, it has properties that are different from the original substances.
5.2.6.B.1. Compare the properties of reactants with the properties of the products when two or more substances are combined and react chemically.