Follow Roger the elf as he applies the Scientific Method to question the origin of the red-nosed reindeer.
Terms/Topics covered in this presentation include: The Seven Steps of the Scientific Method, How to Applying the Scientific Method, hypothesis, variables, controls, data, Recording and Analyzing Data, Data tables, Graphing, Drawing Scientific Conclusions, and hidden variables.
This would be a great review, but can also be a stand alone lesson. Aside from providing an entertaining and modern twist on the tradition tale, this PowerPoint guides students through the steps of the scientific method and how they are applied. Key vocabulary is also discussed along the way. The lesson is 29 slides that have visual appeal with sound effects. It provides a thorough discussion of the Scientific Method. There is a companion question sheet (with key) and a graphing worksheet included that go along with the information in the PowerPoint.
If you like this product, preview this FREE worksheet that is available for download. It applies the scientific method in a similar way to another "scientific" problem/question.
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