Exploring a Lens

Unit 7: Life Science
Lesson 14 of 14

Objective: SWBAT create and use a model to develop an understanding of how a lens is used and connect this information to the lens of their eye.

Big Idea: To better understand how a part of our eye works, students will use water and plastic bag. These two tools will help use explore the way in which a lens works.

  Print Lesson
Add this lesson to your favorites
Standards:
Subject(s):
Science, Lens, eye, life science
  35 minutes
lens1
 
1
2
3
Similar Lessons
 
Breaking Light Apart
4th Grade Science » Eye Spy With My Animal Eye
Big Idea: Students will understand that although we see white light, colors come from filtering or absorption of color.
  Favorites(2)
  Resources(13)
Anchorage, AK
Environment: Urban
Jillian Gates
 
Creating Simple Spectroscopes
4th Grade Science » Waves
Big Idea: In this lesson, students build simple spectroscopes with paper, a cd, and black crayon in order to observe wavelength colors.
  Favorites(8)
  Resources(7)
Helena, MT
Environment: Suburban
Melissa Romano
 
Who Turned Out the Lights?
4th Grade Science » Energy
Big Idea: Students use lines, rays and diagrams to explain how light rays reflecting on an object help us see the object.
  Favorites(22)
  Resources(24)
Genoa City, WI
Environment: Rural
Mary Ellen Kanthack
 
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close