August 18 - August 22
- Observation vs Inference. Mini lab: Making observations. "A burning candle."
- Research the steps of the scientific method & parts of an experiment, types of scientific research direct vs indirect observation, blind and double blind experiments, Qualitative vs quantitative measurements, sources of error & bias in investigations and measurements and ways to eliminate bias.
- Practice identifying different parts of an experiment including the independent and dependent variable, constant, and control and graphing and interpreting data.
- Continue to identify parts of an experiment and graphing and interpreting data
-Lab: Observation and Experiment: Introduction to the Scientific Method.