Featured in PASCO’s Elementary School Science Teacher Guide
Features 29 inquiry based labs designed for elementary students and coordinated with the standards for life, earth and physical sciences.
Use a fast-response temperature sensor and a model simulate the weather conditions responsible for the formation of dew and frost.
To understand this content, students:
Beaker, 250-mL or cup or jar of similar size
Stirring stick or spoon
Crushed ice - 180 mL
Water, distilled - 125 mL
Salt - 20 mL
Soda bottle terrarium
Potting soil - 500 mL
Gravel, vermiculite or perlite - 200 mL
Large bowl to mix the soil
Plastic storage bag, gallon sized, re-sealable
Soda bottle, clear, cleaned, 2-L
Small plants of the same variety - 3
Tape - Several pieces
Water, warm - 100 mL
Dry ice, broken up - 1 block
Tongs for handling the dry ice
This experiment may require software and an interface for data collection.