Can You Make A Penny Float?

Young scholars participate in a discussion about sinking and floating. They then look at objects and predict whether or not the objects will sink or float. In groups of three or four, students conduct experiments to see what objects sink or float. Young scholars record results in their science notebooks. Lastly, the students use problem solving skills to make a penny float.

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Resource Details

Grade
3rd - 5th
Subjects
Life Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
Fine Print