Process

While you are doing these experiments, remember to record in your science journals what you have observed and seen. Record if the experiment worked. Write why you think it did what it did or if anything different or interesting happened.

Look at the WORKSHEET and JOURNAL QUESTIONS before doing the experiment.

Experiment #1: Water Bend

Things you will need:

Step by Step:

Time for WORKSHEET and JOURNAL QUESTIONS-

  1. What do you think will happen? Why?

Experiment #2: Swinging Cereal

Things you will need:

Step by Step:

Time for WORKSHEET and JOURNAL QUESTIONS-

  1. What did you see happen?
  2. Why do you think the cereal did what it did?
  3. Explain in words or draw a picture of what is happening.
  4. Explain like a scientist why this is happening.
  5. How is this similar or the same to the WATER BEND?

Experiment #3: Turn the Lights On

Things you will need:

Step by Step:

Time for WORKSHEET and JOURNAL QUESTIONS-

  1. Before doing this experiment make a hypotheses or prediction to what will happen?
  2. What did the light bulb do when you touched the comb to the metal?
  3. Explain like a scientist what happened to the bulb and in the experiment.

Questions to ALL the experiments:

  1. What did you already know?
  2. What did you learn?
  3. What were you confused about?