Life Traps

Students participate in a lab activity in which they collect microbes on an agar plate. After discussing microbes and where they might be found, they trap microbes in the Petri dishes following specific guidelines. They observe any growth of microbes on their agar plates in the days to come and record their observations and results.

7th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download
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Inquiry-Based Learning

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