Resolution—Not Just for the New Year

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Experiment with optical resolution using an inquiry-based lesson. Young researchers calculate fellow classmates' optical resolutions. They apply the information to understand the inner workings of optical instruments.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Have individuals record new formulas in a graphic organizer for use throughout the year
Classroom Considerations

  • Allow time to prepare lab materials
  • Ensure learners understand the importance of safety protocols

  • Includes detailed directions and suggestions for accurate measurements
  • Provides background knowledge for both teachers and students

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