These printable worksheets are designed to cover the Science learning area of “Working Scientifically” with 8-10 year old students.
At this level the students will be involved in conducting simple tests, gathering data, collating information and drawing conclusions. Students will use familiar situations to test ideas and be able to draw their own conclusions. Skills developed include graphing, timing, illustrating, labeling, writing descriptions, designing tests and data tables, questioning the fairness/validity of tests, following written instructions and interpreting results.
Specific activities explore magnets, pendulums and bridge construction.