Great introductory science lab to introduce or reinforce the scientific method!
Students follow the steps of the scientific method to determine the salinity needed in order for a raw egg to float in water.
Reinforces the following concepts:
- Identifying Independent and Dependent Variables
- Forming a hypothesis
- Data recording and analysis
- Graph creation
- Scientific Writing
Grading sheet and teacher guide provided.
Google Doc links also provided for all documents for Google users to make a copy.
Keywords: scientific method, independent variable, dependent variable, manipulated variable, responding variable, controls, constant, experimental, hypothesis, analysis, graphing, data collection