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The Candymakers by Wendy Mass Novel Study: Rock Candy Investigation

Resources for 5th grade study of the novel, "The Candymakers" by Wendy Mass

Your Questions

Investigation Research Question: How much heat is needed to make different kinds of candy?

Rock Candy Recipe & Directions

Click below to get directions and the recipe to make your own rock candy! DO NOT ATTEMPT without adult supervision!

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Exploratorium - Candy Science

Explore the science of candy by learning about the different temperatures that sugar is heated to make different candies!

Books on Candy and Crystals

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