Help your students explore the Nature of Science and work towards understanding the Next Generation Science Standards:
Science investigations are guided by a set of values to ensure accuracy of measurements, observations,and objectivity of findings.
Science depends on evaluating proposed explanations.
Scientific values function as criteria in distinguishing between science and non-science.
This 60 minute lesson plan will help your students deepen their understanding of the Scientific Process through vocabulary review and an analysis of middle school science projects. This lesson includes a Power Point presentation, worksheets, and a teacher lesson plan.
Additional Material Needed:
Student Journals or loose leaf paper to record notes.
Access to the internet.