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Case of the Missing Cookies

Students imagine they are a detective who has been asked to solve the theft of cookies from a jar in the student cafeteria. Students practice using the steps of the scientific method to solve the crime. Finally, students write a detailed story of how they solved the crime and how they used the scientific method.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Science
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
3 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
Year
2001
Included Materials
  • Rubric
  • Worksheet