Are you looking to create investigations with your middle level students? This investigation journal will help students create their own hands-on investigations. It can be used in class, in groups, as a take home project, homeschooling, and science fairs.
The journal meets the *Next Generation Science Standards Middle Level Science and Engineering Practices.
Students will follow the scientific method by:
-Describing an investigation goal and creating a testable question.
-Creating an if/then/because hypothesis using the terms independent and dependent variable.
-Designing and performing a hands on investigation.
-Recording observations and data.
-Calculating the mean, median, or mode to create graphs.
-Summarizing their data and drawing conclusions.
-Identifying possible errors.
Included in the 11 page download.
*Correlation to the *Next Generation Science Standards
*7 page investigation journal
Teachers will love the step by step instructions guiding students to create an investigation. Students will enjoy creating an investigation to call their own. Great to integrate into the STEM classroom.
This is part of a series. If you in need of a 3rd-5th grade journal please go the link below. It also meets the NGSS Science and Engineering Practices.
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Yours in Science,