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Floating in the Great Salt Lake: A Density Experiment

Students explore the effects of salt on the density and buoyancy of a variety of mixtures. Floaters are created and placed in the saline solutions to investigate the mechanics of floating.

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Grade
5th - 8th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2000
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