This virtual lab utilizes the "Biology Corner" webpage and their "Using the Scientific Method" simulation. This basic virtual lab allows students to choose several variables in testing to see if soap has an effect on the size of flowers. The activity has students write a hypothesis, determine the independent, dependent, and controlled variables. Then the students conduct the experiment and gather data. After graphing the data the students then analyze their data in the conclusion.
This activity was designed for use for students in a 1:1 netbook setting.