Dunking for Density Investigation (Part 1/2)

Unit 6: Properties of Matter
Lesson 7 of 14

Objective: SWBAT apply the concept of density to floating and sinking.

Big Idea: Sink or swim? Students manipulate densities of mini-submarines to make them sink, float and suspend.

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