Nature of Science Complete Interactive Notebook Unit

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About this Product:
This product includes 61+ INB activities that are essential for EVERY science classroom. The activities get your students thinking and behaving like REAL scientists. They can be used to introduce science at the beginning of the year or to reinforce skills throughout the year.

INB Unit Format:
This differentiated interactive notebook unit includes FOUR mini-units. Each mini-unit is composed of interactive notebook chapters. Each chapter includes:
• An overview with photos of the completed INB activity
• One page of input notes (differentiated when necessary)
• At least one INB activity (key included)
• A 4-5 question mini assessment (key included)
• A 2-part reflection exercise

Topics are differentiated for upper elementary and intermediate grades. Topics are differentiated with a color and shape code.

NGSS Alignment:
The concepts and skills addressed in this product align with the NGSS Nature of Science eight major themes. This product addresses themes that extend the science and engineering practices and cross-cutting concepts across grades 3-5 and 6-8. These practices are outlined in Appendix F and H at http://www.nextgenscience.org/get-to-know.

This bundle includes:
Understanding the Nature of Science INB Unit
Chapter 1: What is science?
Chapter 2: The Scientific Method
Chapter 3: Scrutinizing Science
Chapter 4: Theory, Fact & Opinion
Chapter 5: Science in the Media (How to be an Informed Consumer)
Chapter 6: Limitations to Science
Chapter 7: Science and Ethics
Chapter 8: Types of Scientific Research

Science Practices and Scientific Method INB Unit
Chapter 1: The Scientific Method
Chapter 2: Making Observations
Chapter 3: Making Inferences
Chapter 4: Asking a Testable Question
Chapter 5: Forming a Hypothesis
Chapter 6: Planning an Investigation
Chapter 7: Identifying Variables
Chapter 8: The Experimental Method
Chapter 9: Organizing Data
Chapter 10: Analyzing Data
Chapter 11: Forming a Conclusion
Chapter 12: Reducing & Recognizing Error
Chapter 13: Recognizing Bias
Chapter 14: Communicating Scientific Ideas
Chapter 15: Arguing Scientific Ideas
Chapter 16: Critiquing Scientific Ideas

Lab Practices, Math Skills, Measurement & Graphing INB Unit
Chapter 1: Lab Safety
Chapter 2: Lab Safety Equipment
Chapter 3: Laboratory Tools
Chapter 4: Measuring Temperature
Chapter 5: Measuring Mass
Chapter 6: Measuring Volume
Chapter 7: Measurement Summary
Chapter 8: Metric Unit Conversions
Chapter 9: Bar Graphs
Chapter 10: Line Graphs
Chapter 11: Circle Graphs
Chapter 12: Mean, Median, Mode & Range
Chapter 13: Percentage, Ratios & Rate
Chapter 14: Calculating Error
Chapter 15: Scientific Notation
Chapter 16: pH
Chapter 17: Common Indicators
Chapter 18: Special Lab Procedures (Electrophoresis, Chromatography, Distillation, Dissection)

Engineering Design INB Unit
Chapter 1: Engineering Process
Chapter 2: Defining Problems
Chapter 3: Brainstorming
Chapter 4: Designing Solutions
Chapter 5: Developing & Using Models
Chapter 6: Types of Engineers

Note: The bundle price considers the duplicated scientific method chapter in two mini-units.

Additional Nature of Science Teaching Materials:
Nature of Science Unit Activities
Nature of Science PowerPoints, Notes & Exams
Nature of Science Complete Task Card Set

Be sure to check out:
• A FREE Interactive Notebook Unit to learn more about my INB products
• The FREE Cheat Sheet for a summary of important science, lab & engineering practices
• All my Earth Science, Life Science and Physical Science INB Units
• Interactive Notebook Templates for Primary Grades (K-2)

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Total Pages
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