Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment: A Lab For 4th/5th Grade

Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
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Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
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Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
Heart Rate And Exercise Experiment:  A Lab For 4th/5th Grade
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Explore how increasing exercise affects your heart rate. This low prep lab is lots of fun. Great for teaching the scientific method, variables, and graphing. Teachers will appreciate the ease of use and students will love getting active in class. Perfect for health and wellness, PE, human body units, and as a science fair project.

This is the 4th/5th Grade Version.

Students will follow the scientific method to answer the question. Students will brainstorm their prior knowledge to write a hypothesis. They will learn how to take their pulse and calculate the beats per minute. Students will integrate their math skills to calculate the mean of each trial and create a bar graph. Students will summarize their data, come up with possible errors, and answer questions about the investigation.

By the end of the investigation students should be able to:

* Identify the independent variable, dependent variable, constants, and control in the experiment

* Correctly write a hypothesis and summarize the results

* Understand the role of the heart in exercise

* Correctly calculate the mean and create bar graph

Supplies:

students

chair

stopwatch or second hand

Journal with answer key

Included in the 18-page digital download:

*7 Page Investigation Journal

*Follow Up Page

*Rubric

*Answer Keys

Thank you for taking the time to look at my investigation journal. For educators teaching multiple grade levels please check the corresponding k-1st and 2nd/3rd-grade journals. They are great for homeschool educators teaching several grades at one time.

Heart Rate and Exercise Experiment for Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Heart Rate and Exercise Experiment for 2nd/3rd Grade

The Effects of Exercise on Heart Rate: K-5th Grade Experiment Bundle

Yours in Science,

Kimberly Scott

Hands-on Science Teacher

All pages are copyrighted. Please review the Terms of Use in the download.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

Total Pages
18 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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