What can make a ball roll faster? Does the temperature of wood affect the heat of a fire? How can old-fashioned tin can telephones teach today's students about sound and technology? By presenting everyday mysteries like these, this book will motivate your students to carry out hands-on science investigations and actually care about the results. The 21 open-ended mysteries focus exclusively on physical science, including motions, friction, temperature, forces, and sound. The stories come with lists of science concepts to explore, grade-appropriate strategies for using them, and explanations of how the lessons align with national standards. They also relieve you of the tiring work of designing inquiry lessons from scratch.... 12 using with grades 5a8, 120a121 using with grades Ka4, 119a120 Humidity: aThe Slippery Glass, a 221a229 Hypothesis ... Keeley, Page, 10, 102, 173, 227 Konicek, Richard D., 18, 99, 102, 121 Kur, Judith, 201 l. ... Ideas, 10 Martin, K., 7 Mass: aSt. Bernard Puppy, a 165a173 Mathematics, ix aA Mirror Big Enough, a 145a153 metric system of ... For more information, go to www.nsta.org/ permissions.
|Title||:||Everyday Physical Science Mysteries|
|Publisher||:||NSTA Press - 2013|