This is a set of review games for The Nature of Science portion of the FCAT.
This set includes the following printable games: Quiz Quiz Trade, Memory/Concentration, and Bingo. The Memory/Concentration game doubles as a cut and paste assessment.
The games reviews questions and answers tested on the 5th Grade FCAT under Nature of Science.
SC.5.N.1.1-Define a problem, use appropriate reference materials to support scientific understanding, plan and carry out scientific investigations of various types such as: systematic observations, experiments requiring the identification of variables, collecting and organizing data, interpreting data in charts, tables and graphics, analyze information, make predictions, and defend conclusions.
SC.5.N.1.2-Explain the difference between an experiment and other types of scientific investigation.
SC.5.N.1.3-Recognize and explain the need for repeated experimental trials.
SC.5.N.1.4-Identify a control group and explain its importance in an experiment.
SC.5.N.1.5-Recognize and explain that authentic scientific investigation frequently does not parallel the steps of “scientific method”.
SC.5.N.1.6-Recognize and explain the difference between personal opinion/interpretation and verified observation.
SC.5.N.2.1-Recognize and explain that science is grounded in empirical observations that are testable; explanation must always be linked with evidence.
SC.5.N.2.2-Recognize and explain that when scientific investigations are carried out, the evidence produced by those investigations should be replicable by others.