experimental design

Curriculum Embedded Task
MARS, Shell Center, University of Nottingham
0
No votes yet
Mathematics
Geometry
9, 10, 11, 12
High (9-12)

This lesson unit is intended to help you assess how well students are able to:

  • Choose appropriate mathematics to solve a non-routine problem.
  • Generate useful data by systematically controlling variables.
  • Develop experimental and analytical models of a physical
  • ...

Whirligigs

Certified
Curriculum Embedded Task
0
No votes yet
Science
5
Elementary (K-5)

Student will design and carry out a scientific experiment to test possible improvements to a prototype (in this case, a prototype whirligig). A fictionalized, real-world scenario will frame the work to be completed by students.  This is an in-class activity that would take place...

Bioremediation

Certified
Complex Project
Summit Public Schools
0
No votes yet
Science
Biology
9, 10, 11
High (9-12)

In this task, students design an experiment using Fast Plants to test how well they remove copper and zinc toxins from the environment.

There are 3 parts: 1) preparation and participation in a Socratic Seminar on electronic waste (e waste), 2) designing and conducting a multi-week...

Rubrics
Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC)
0
No votes yet
Interdisciplinary
11, 12

This common anlaytic rubric evaluates skills that cut across disciplines, with a focus on college and career readiness. Dimensions include research & investigation, ideas & content, reading & analysis, communication, organization, accuracy, and experimental design.

Curriculum Embedded Task
Envision Schools
Erica Magnusson
0
No votes yet
Science
Biology
9
High (9-12)

For this task, students will work in collaborative lab groups to observe pillbugs in their natural environment before developing an experimental question. Students will conduct reliable research to then create a model of their experiment and a scientific sketch of the pillbug. Once students have...

Soapy Enzymes

Certified
Curriculum Embedded Task
Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC)
0
No votes yet
Science
Biology
11, 12
High (9-12)

This task provides students with an opportunity to perform guided scientific inquiry.

Students will work with a partner or group to design and conduct an experiment to determine if a detergent containing enzymes is more effective than a detergent that does not contain enzymes in removing...