Science Practices Lesson Plans
Scientific Method with SpongeBob Lesson Plan
Students analyze experiments to determine if they were done correctly and/or if the results are reliable. They are also challenged to write their own experiments using their knowledge of the scientific method. An answer key has been provided. [url="http://spongebob.nick.com/" title="SpongeBob"]SpongeBob SquarePants[/url] and all related characters are trademarks of Viacom International Inc.
Published by Tracy Trimpe Middle School
Adaptations of Darwin’s Finches Lab Lesson Plan (PDF)
Lesson Plan (DOCX) with Membership
Students participate in an activity that demonstrates how natural selection works by mimicking adaptations of Darwin’s finches. Topics include extinction, competition, generations, survival of the fittest and graphing.
Published by NGSS Life Science High School
Biology Scientific Method Quiz Lesson Plan
This quiz assesses students knowledge of the scientific method, controlled experiments and associated variables, how to analyze data and graphs, forming a conclusion, scientific equipment and procedures, what are models, and to identify and eliminate experimental errors.
Published by High School
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