Sinking vs. Floating
Fifth graders use the scientific method to test whether or not different shapes made from aluminum foil either sink or float. After a lecture/demo, 5th graders work in groups to perform the experiment. Groups present their findings when finished.
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The Scientific Search for the Loch Ness Monster
Students gain an understanding of the real world applications of the scientific method. They design their own experiments to prove or disprove the existence of other modern legends, and they design and carry out an experiment to test a...
5th - 12th Science
Consumer Product Testing Experiment
Project-based learning is featured in a lesson plan that has class groups using a variety of Google tools to conduct consumer product testing experiments. After deciding on a topic, groups formulate a question, select a target group,...
4th - 9th Science CCSS: Adaptable