Lab Activity: Experimental Design (Design Your Own Lab)

Lab Activity: Experimental Design (Design Your Own Lab)
Lab Activity: Experimental Design (Design Your Own Lab)
Lab Activity: Experimental Design (Design Your Own Lab)
Lab Activity: Experimental Design (Design Your Own Lab)
Lab Activity: Experimental Design (Design Your Own Lab)
Lab Activity: Experimental Design (Design Your Own Lab)
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Need a more student-centered approach for reviewing experimental variables and the scientific method? Perfect for implementation of the NGSS! In this activity, students will design an experiment that investigates one of three questions. Students will use an experiment template to gather data, create a hypothesis, and draw a conclusion. Perfect for middle school grades through high school.

This lesson plan includes:

•Teacher Prep Guide

•Pre-lab Information

•Student Experiment Template

•Sample answers!

Materials needed:

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I hope you enjoy this activity as much as I do with my students.

-MsRazz ChemClass

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