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Warm Up: Review Variables/Sponge Bob Exp #1. Identify the error in the experiment.
In Class: Select Erosion Control Method to test - Plan Erosion Control Method to use for BB Court Challenge. Use Erosion Control Study ppt - Power Point Slides to Plan Experiment. Erosion Control Options: Soil Wraps, Vegetation, Retaining Walls, Drainage Systems, Terracing, Gravel, Wood Chips, etc. Groups will decide on the erosion control methods to test, then plan their experiment. Use
Erosion Control Study- ppt
HW: Make sure all team members have access to Erosion Control Study- ppt on Google Drive
What can you provide to help your group with BB Court Challenge?
How are you going to collect the data to measure the effectiveness of your model? Prepare chart to collect data and add this to your plan or ppt.
Warm Up: Variables/Sponge Bob Experiment #2.
Complete plan, gather materials, prepare erosion control method to test, revise plan if necessary, and test. During test you will simulate natural forces (rain or wind) acting on the hill. The goal is to investigate the effectiveness of your erosion-control method. Can you meet the criteria and contraints of the BB Court Challenge?
HW: Complete slides through pg 14.
Warm Up: Variables/Sponge Bob Experiment #3.
Complete Testing Of Erosion Control Method.
Prepare Investigation Expo to share with class... Use ppt or poster explanation.
HW: Complete Slides through pg 14 plus repeats. Make sure you are prepared to share results with class tomorrow.
Be prepared to share experiment results
Discuss Best Solutions for BB Court.
In Class: Create School Board Recommendation Letter
Finish Expo... Solution Briefing - Identify Our Final Solution
Watch video IDEO
Answer Video Questions pg 121 & 122
The important thing is to not stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.