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Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Teachers Manual Book 5 iii A Note From the Author This curriculum is designed for middle school level students and provides further exploration of the scient

Materials at a Glance Experiment 1 family photos birth certificate other family documents Experiment 3 food labels, several students choice periodic table of elements from Student Textbook resources

Experiment 12 Experiment 13 Experiment 14 pencil, pen, colored pencils small jar trowel or spoon Optional binoculars Experiment 15 known mineral samples calcite feldspar quartz hematite several roc

vi Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Teachers Manual Book 5 Materials Equipment Quantities Needed for All Experiments Foods apples, 23 baking soda bananas, 34 bread, 1 slice brittle candy, s

Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Teachers Manual Book 5 vii Materials Materials Quantities Needed for All Experiments Materials continued paper, several sheets paperclips, several pen, mark

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Contents CHEMISTRY Experiment 2 Experiment 3 Experiment 4 Experiment 5 BIOLOGY Experiment Experiment Experiment Experiment PHYSICS Experiment Experiment Experiment Experiment GEOLOGY Experiment Experi

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Experiment 1 Writing History Materials Needed family photos birth certificate other family documents

2 Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Teachers Manual Book 5 Objectives In this experiment students will explore history and how it applies to science. The objectives of this lesson are for stude

Introduction Experiment 1 Writing History Have the students pick another family member whose history they can write. Have them gather and list the resources they will use. 3 In the space provided

Experiment 9 Wash Your Hands Materials Needed dehydrated agar powder distilled water cooking pot measuring spoons measuring cup cup plastic petri dishes 20 cotton swabs permanent marker ov

34 Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Teachers Manual Book 5 Objectives In this experiment students will grow bacterial cultures and practice using controls. The objectives of this lesson are

Biology Experiment 9 Wash Your Hands 35 II. Experiment 9 Wash Your Hands Have the students read the entire experiment. Objective Have the students write an objective. Hypothesis Have the students w

36 Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Teachers Manual Book 5 Students will prepare the control test for the water being used. Have them swirl a cotton swab in the distilled water and shake off

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