Fun beginning of year science activity to set expectations on how students will complete lab sheets (details, drawings, descriptions) as well has lab behavior. Fun, Easy, and Quick Prep Lab that is easy to make connections to the scientific method.
Scientific Method: These scientific method skittles labs are a fun way to have students learn about the scientific method.Scientific Method Skittles Lab Skittle Colors Lab:A. Question: Which color skittle is most common in a package of skittles?
Another pinner says: How Many Drops of Water Can a Penny Hold? My daughter did this as her science fair project last year and it was very popular. She even used water variations (Kool-aid, salt water, etc).
Are your students struggling with the order of the steps of the scientific method? Mine were, so I created this sheet for a formative/summative type of quiz. We have been using this sheet and referring to it, throughout our many, mini, science projects.