To Float or Not to Float, That is the Question?

Ninth graders develop operational definition of density, do computations using density equation, categorize pieces of matter as being able to float on water or not, based on density, explain why some objects sink or float based on concept of mass per unit volume, and design experiment to determine density.

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Grade
9th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2003
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