Looking for ways to help students master scientific investigation. Here are four lab activities that should help. Each investigation begins with a focus questions that drives the experiments students are required to identify variables, form a hypothesis in the IF..THEN format and collect and analyze data.
Formatted to fit on two pages in your interactive science notebook.
Candy Density Lab - "What effect does the ingredients in a candy bar have on its density?
Huff, Puff & Slide Lab - "What effect does the number of pennies have on how far you can blow a petri dish?
Come Fly With Me Lab - "What effect does the type of paper have on how long a paper airplane stay in flight?
Mike & Ike Lab - " What affect does the favorite flavor of candy have on the number of candy in each bag?