This is a fun and easy exercise to do with your students when learning the importance of writing detailed, step by step instructions for scientific procedures.
Pass out worksheet and ask students to write step by step instructions for how to make a PB&J sandwich. Then collect the worksheets and select a few at random. Follow the student's instructions exactly and make a PB&J in front of your class. Your students will soon see the importance of including every detail in their procedures!
by KK Jensen
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