This is a tested and established set for the classic lab activity. Students will explore density, volume and mass with this lab.
Your class will have fun working in pairs to make a boat out of tin foil that floats as many marbles as possible. They will then explore buoyancy, density, mass and volume as they complete the lab. This includes calculation problems for volume and density.
Key Words: Volume, displacement, density, marbles, boat, mass, floating, buoyancy, Archimedes principal, tin foil, aluminum foil.