A quick and engaging activity to introduce your students to making scientific observations & encourage them to think scientifically in every day life.
This worksheet gives students practice with making and writing scientific observations. It includes background knowledge, a definition, and making observations activity. Students will choose a leaf from outside, draw the leaf, list descriptive words, and write an observation paragraph.
Updated as of May 4, 2014:
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