|Cold Hard Facts: What Inquirying Minds Will Know: Inquiry-based Ice Investigations|
In this activity students will work with ice to learn math concepts: perimeter, diameter, circumference, adding decimals, and linear measurement. This math lesson will evolve into an inquiry-based study to determine if the dimensions of the ice will make a difference in the way the ice floats in the water. The inquiry lesson may lead to further inquiry-based investigations for extended learning in the classroom or home.
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Student worksheets are in Microsoft Word format.
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DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-005-990
This resource is a version of 'Cold Hard Facts...What Inquirying Minds Will Know: High School Version Inquiry-based Ice Investigations'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Tina King
West Elementary School
Publisher: The Armada Project