Reflection: Joy Hot Rocks Lab Work - Day 1 - Section 6: Preliminary Data Collection

 

This investigation provides a great opportunity to engage in an authentic science activity while simultaneously having a great deal of fun. Here I describe some of the elements of this day's work that foster that sense of fun.

 

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Hot Rocks Lab Work - Day 1

Unit 1: Thermodynamics
Lesson 10 of 14

Objective: Students will consider the impact of significant digits in anticipation of a final scientific exploration in this unit.

Big Idea: Students attend to precision and strive to report their results to the greatest precision allowed by their instruments.

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