Science In A Box

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Science In A Box

  1. 2. <ul><li>Judge if measurements (such as Length, Area, Volume, Weight, Time) are reasonable </li></ul><ul><li>http://dc.doe.in.gov/Standards/AcademicStandards/StandardsSearch.aspx </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>Measure- a standard of measurement </li></ul><ul><li>Measurement- extent or size </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>Measurement is an important skill in science that facilitates accurate communication. It is important to understand that measurements cannot be useful without standards. A standard is an exact quantity that people agree on for comparison. </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Ruler </li></ul><ul><li>Yardstick </li></ul><ul><li>Pencil </li></ul><ul><li>Paper </li></ul><ul><li>Journal </li></ul><ul><li>Desk </li></ul><ul><li>Kleenex Box </li></ul><ul><li>Human Body </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>Write in your Science Journal what you think the following items length is. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Desk </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pencil </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Book </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kleenex Box </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Human Body </li></ul></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Measure different items around the room such as a shoe, desk, box, book, or computer. </li></ul><ul><li>Write down the measurements in your Science Journal </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>Write a response to this question in your Journal: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You only had a yardstick and ruler to do your measuring today, would it have been easier if you had other ways of measuring? And if so, what other ways would you recommend? </li></ul></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>With a partner, use the meter stick and ruler to measure how tall you are. You can either do this while standing or laying down. </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>What types of measuring tool would you need to measure an airplane? </li></ul><ul><li>What does it mean to measure something? </li></ul><ul><li>What are some ways to measure an item, besides a ruler or meter stick? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(Write this in your Journal) </li></ul></ul>

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