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This extensive earth science practice test is composed of 50 multiple choice questions and 31 short answer questions. The questions cover weather, the water cycle, geology, the solar system, and more. Many of the short answer questions refer to pages in the answer booklet. This answer booklet is provided in additional materials. Answers to the multiple choice questions are not included, but there is answer sheet for those questions. Earth Science Reference Tables are not included.<
Fourth graders examine pumpkins and use the scientific method to explore its contents. In this Pumpkin Science activity, 4th graders measure pumpkins for circumference. Students dress as if they were in a lab and work in pairs to estimate,and predict and record information about the inside and outside of the pumpkin. Students will experiment to find if their pumpkin sinks or floats.
Fourth graders will participate in a variety of activities using a pumpkin in a hands-on science lab environment. They measure pumpkins, hypothesize whether pumpkins will sink or float, describe the inside of a pumpkin, record pumpkin data, and characteristics. Throughout the activity predictiona and experimentations skills will be practiced. Note: Rubric is included.
A jelly bean taste-testing will surely be a hit science lesson with your class. Test their taste and smell senses, while also helping them develop skills, such as problem solving, critical thinking, observing, and drawing conclusions. Your young scientists will work with partners to complete this fun activity!
In order to learn more about energy conservation, pupils work to promote energy efficiency by participating in a school-wide science fair with an emphasis on energy conservation. In addition to displaying their projects, learners invite environmental organizations to set-up booths, plan entertainment, and sell compact fluorescent bulbs.