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Group project

  1. 1. Group Project #1<br />When, Where, and Why do leaves change color in the fall?<br />
  2. 2. Which Date Will The Fall Leaves Hit Their Peak in Washington?<br />
  3. 3. Data to Collect<br />What Town Are You Observing From?<br />Which Date does the colors hit their peak?<br />What Elevation Are You At?<br />Was their a weather event that triggered it (first frost, really warm, too dry?)<br />Is there a certain tree species that has more color than the others?<br />
  4. 4. Stage 1 – Oct 9thuntil Nov 1st<br />Post your response in the Group Thread<br />Email your response to me as well, so I can track and record your credit.<br />
  5. 5. Stage 2 – Nov 1st<br />Once the data is collected, I will email all of you the final data results (pre-organized for your convenience) of the whole class and a map of where the observations took place.<br />You analyze the results yourself to come to conclusions.<br />
  6. 6. Stage 2 – Nov 1st<br />Go back into the thread and offer your hypothesis about what factors affect color change including elevation, latitude, longitude, temperature, daylight hours, weather, or whatever else that has been noticed.<br />Email me your final data analysis and a summary of how you developed your hypothesis.<br />
  7. 7. Stage 3 – Nov 1st-10th<br />Develop an experiment or data collection method that could test your hypothesis the following autumn to see if it is true.<br />Email it to me.<br />
  8. 8. 100 Points Possible<br />Stage 1 – Data Collection = 30 pts<br />Stage 2 – Data Analysis and Hypothesis = 40 pts<br />Stage 3 – Hypothesis Testing Plan = 30 pts<br />

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