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You Light Up My Life: Developing a Scientific Theory for What Fuels a Candle's Flame!

Students examine how candles work and how scientific theories are developed and tested. Students propose hypotheses about what is burning in a candle then perform tests in order to develop their scientific theory. After a teacher demonstration, students conduct their tests as well.

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Grade
5th - 8th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning

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