Wednesday, 10/7/15- B Day

Learning Objective:

  • To identify independent & dependent variables, and those that are kept constant, when designing an experiment

Learning Activities:

  1. Do Now- Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner; Get out your science notebook and add “Experimental Scenarios- p.20” (left side) to the Table of Contents; Turn to page 20 in your science notebook and head it properly with “Experimental Design-Scenarios -10/7/15”
  2. Experiment- Designer Plane- Attach conclusion as a flip page to p.18
  3. Science Key Words- Peek-a-boo vocabulary on p.21 of your science notebook
  4. Application of Key Words- Design Detectives- Model identification of IV, DV, control, constants, etc. in an experimental scenario.
  5. Write Understanding Connections statement. Put the statement on the Understanding Connections pages p.16-17 of your science notebook


  • Heated Soil Scenario
  • Experimental Design Quiz on Friday, 10/9/15