Snowflake Detectives: What Crystal Shape Can Tell Us

Middle schoolers classify snowflake crystals using geometric descriptors. They hypothesize about the temperatures at which the snowflakes were formed using a temperature/shape chart. They collect and examine snowflakes before drawing and creating three dimensional models of their crystals.

6th - 8th Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
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Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Calculator
Duration
2 days

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